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Amended morning service to / from Reading on Sunday 19 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 19 May 2024 to 19 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Reading and Basingstoke / Bedwyn / Newbury


Engineering work is taking place in he Reading area, closing some lines.

The 07:37 and 08:37 Reading to Basingstoke, also 08:06 Basingstoke to Reading will not run and will be replaced by one bus each way at 07:37 Reading to Basingstoke and 07:47 Basingstoke to Reading.

Buses will call Reading Green Park, Mortimer, Bramley and Basingstoke. Reading West customers travel by road / rail services between Reading and Newbury or later rail services between Reading and Basingstoke.

The 08:06 Reading to Newbury will not run and will be replaced by earlier road transport at 07:55 from Reading to Newbury calling all stations except Newbury Racecourse.

The 08:34 Reading to Bedwyn will start from Newbury at 08:57 (connects out of the above bus).

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.