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Buses replace trains between Reading and Basingstoke on Sunday 8 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 08 Sep 2024 to 08 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

07:37 Reading to Basingstoke

08:06 Basingstoke to Reading

08:37 Reading to Basingstoke


Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Reading West, closing some lines.

The following services will not run:

  • The 07:37 Reading to Basingstoke,

  • The 08:06 Basingstoke to Reading,

  • The 08:37 Reading to Basingstoke.

A replacement bus service will run between Reading, Reading Green Park, Mortimer, Bramley and Basingstoke. If you are travelling to / from Reading West you should use alternate 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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.