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Amended service between Reading and Gatwick Airport on Sunday 17 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 17 Dec 2023 to 17 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Reading and Redhill / Gatwick Airport


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

As a result of this, the following amendments will be made:

The 06:03 service from Reading to Gatwick Airport will be revised to start at Guildford. Road transport will run between Reading and Guildford.

There will be a reduced hourly service between Blackwater and Gatwick Airport.

Road transport will be in operation between Reading and North Camp, calling at Wokingham, Crowthorne, Sandhurst and Blackwater. Customers should change between road and rail transport at North Camp.

Buses from Reading at Blackwater will drop customers off only. Buses at North Camp will pick up customer 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 replacement bus 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.