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Amended evening services between Bedwyn and Newbury from Monday 19 to Thursday 22 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 19 Aug 2024 to 22 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Various Great Western Railway services between Bedwyn and Newbury


Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Pewsey, closing some lines.

The following services will not run:

  • 21:37 Bedwyn to Newbury.

  • 21:57 Newbury to Bedwyn.

  • 22:10 Reading to Newbury.

  • 22:25 Bedwyn to Newbury.

  • 22:30 London Paddington to Bedwyn.

  • 22:47 Newbury to Bedwyn.

  • 22:47 Newbury to Reading.

  • 23:17 Bedwyn to Reading.

Additionally, the following services are also affected:

  • The 19:04 Paignton to London Paddington service will call additionally at Hungerford and Kintbury.

  • The 20:05 London Paddington to Newbury service will arrive at Newbury later than usual at 21:05.

  • The 21:56 Newbury to London Paddington service will depart earlier than usual at 21:45.

  • The 22:08 Newbury to Reading service will depart earlier than usual at 21:48, and will not call at Newbury Racecourse, Midgham and Aldermaston.

A replacement bus service will run between Newbury and Reading calling at all stations, departing Newbury at 22:08.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

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

Please be advised that replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.