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Buses replace early morning trains between Reading and Basingstoke on Sunday 24 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Mar 2024 to 24 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Reading and Basingstoke


Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Basingstoke, closing all lines on Sunday morning.

As a result, the following trains will not run:

  • 07:37 Reading to Basingstoke.

  • 08:08 Basingstoke to Reading.

  • 08:37 Reading to Basingstoke.

One replacement bus will run in each direction, calling at all stations except Reading West. For Reading West, you should use other train services.

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.