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Buses replace early morning trains to / from Burnham and Taplow from Tuesday 12 to Friday 15 March  

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Engineering work details

Starts 12 Mar 2024 to 15 Mar 2024

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 overnight between Slough / Maidenhead and Reading, closing some lines.

The following services will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Tuesday to Thursday:

  • The 00:02 London Paddington to Reading service.

  • The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington service.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • 00:45 London Paddington to Reading service.

Rail replacement buses will run between:

  • Slough and Burnham / Taplow

Additionally, from Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday the 00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford. Rail connections available Twyford to 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.