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Last updated:Today at 15:55
Train companies affected:Great Western Railway, South Western Railway

Buses replace early morning / late night trains between Burnham and Taplow on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 28 Sep 2024 to 29 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway


Engineering work is taking place between Southall and Reading, closing some lines on Saturday and Sunday evening, and on Sunday morning.

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


  • The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.


  • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.

After this time, trains normally only call at Burnham as Taplow station closes on Sundays.

The following trains will not call at Burnham:

  • The 06:20 Reading to London Paddington service.

  • The 06:38 London Paddington to Reading service.

  • The 23:31 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.

  • The 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.

Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham.

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.