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.

Amended late night / early morning service at Burnham and Taplow on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April

Start date
13/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Trains between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Twyford, closing 2 out of 4 lines from 23:00 on Saturday until 08:00 on Sunday, then from 22:15 until the end of service:

As a result of this, the following services will not call at Burnham and Taplow:


  • 22:12, 22:43 & 23:20 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 23:43 London Paddington to Reading
  • 22:56 & 23:49 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington
  • 22:52 Reading to London Paddington


  • 00:05 London Paddington to Reading (please note that Taplow does not have a train service on Sunday after this time)
  • 06:45 London Paddington to Reading
  • 06:20 & 07:32 Reading to London Paddington
  • 21:45, 23:15 & 23:53 London Paddington to Reading
  • 22:15 & 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 22:24 Reading to London Paddington
  • 22:24 & 23:15 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington

Customers to / from Burnham and Taplow are advised to use replacement bus services to / from Slough.

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.