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 evening / morning Gatwick Airport to Reading services from Monday 8 to Friday 12 April

Start date
08/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Gatwick Airport and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Wokingham and Ash after 23:45 each night, closing all lines from Monday to Thursday.

Monday to Thursday:

The 23:18 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will terminate at Guildford. A replacement bus will run from Guildford to Reading, calling at North Camp, Blackwater and Wokingham.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 04:31 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will start from Guildford. An earlier bus service will run from Reading at 04:15 to Guildford to connect with the train service. A second bus will run from Reading at 04:34, calling at Wokingham, Blackwater, North Camp 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.