Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Reading / Aldershot and Guildford on Sunday 7 April

Start date
07/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Newcastle and Guilford

Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Portsmouth Harbour

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Wokingham and Guildford, closing all lines.


The 12:14 Guildford to Newcastle and 17:35 Newcastle to Guildford services will run between Reading and Derby only.

Customers may use their tickets on the rail replacement road transport provided by Great Western Railway.

Great Western Railway

Trains between Reading and Gatwick Airport will be reduced to an hourly service between Guildford and Gatwick Airport.

Replacement road transport will operate between Reading and Guildford.

South Western Railway

Trains between Ascot and Guildford will run between Ascot and Aldershot only.

Buses will run between Aldershot and Guildford.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.