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Amended Great Western Railway services to / from London Paddington on Sunday 5 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 05 May 2024 to 05 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading


Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Maidenhead, closing various lines.

Early morning:

  • The 06:38 London Paddington to Reading service will start from Maidenhead. An earlier replacement bus will run from London Paddington to Maidenhead, connecting with the train.

All day:

High Speed services:

Trains will be amended to run up to 13 minutes earlier or later than usual. Trains will additionally call at Slough, Maidenhead and Twyford.

Local services:

Most trains between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway will run between Reading and Didcot Parkway only.

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.