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Last updated:Today at 06:42
Train companies affected:Elizabeth line, Great Western Railway

Buses replace late night / early morning services between Guildford and Reading from Monday 4 to Friday 8 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 04 Mar 2024 to 08 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Gatwick Airport / Redhill and Reading

Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Blackwater and Reading, closing all lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 23:22 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will terminate Guildford. A rail replacement bus service will run from Guildford to North Camp, Blackwater, Wokingham and Reading.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 04:32 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will start from Guildford. An earlier rail replacement bus service will run from Reading to Guildford to connect into the train.

  • The 05:00 Reading to Redhill service will start from Guildford. An earlier rail replacement bus service will run from Reading, Wokingham, Blackwater and North Camp to Guildford to connect into the train.

  • The 05:31 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will depart a few minutes earlier than normal and will call additionally at Crowthorne, Sandhurst, Farnborough North and Ash. Normal timings departing Guildford and beyond.

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, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.