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Train companies affected:National Rail

Amended 23:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service on Saturday 6 January  

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Engineering work details

Starts 06 Jan 2024 to 06 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

23:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads


Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Chippenham, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

The 23:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads will divert between Reading and Bath Spa, not calling Didcot Parkway, Swindon and Chippenham.

If you are travelling to Didcot Parkway, you should travel by the 23:33 London Paddington to Oxford service. This train will connect at Didcot Parkway for road transport to Swindon, Chippenham, Bath Spa (set down only) and Bristol Temple Meads.

Road journey times from Didcot Parkway to:

Swindon: 50 minutes, Chippenham: 85 minutes, Bath Spa: 120 minutes, Bristol Temple Meads: 150 minutes.

Check before you travel: 

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice: 

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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.