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Last updated:Yesterday at 20:20
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace early morning trains to / from Burnham and Taplow from Tuesday 21 to Friday 24 November 

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Engineering work details

Starts 21 Nov 2023 to 24 Nov 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

00:02 and 00:45 London Paddington to Reading

00:18 Reading to London Paddington

00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading


Engineering work is taking place on 2 out of 4 tracks between Maidenhead / Slough and Reading, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

As a result the following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

  • The 00:02 and 00:45 London Paddington to Reading

  • The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington

Rail replacement buses will run between:

  • Slough and Burnham

  • Slough and Taplow

Additionally, the 00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford. Alternative rail services are available between Twyford and Reading.

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.