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Amended early morning services between Reading and Guildford on Monday 19 to Friday 23 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 19 Feb 2024 to 23 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport


Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Guildford, closing various lines.


  • The 06:27 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will call additionally at Crowthorne, Sandhurst, Farnborough North, Ash, Shalford, Chilworth, Gomshall, Dorking West and Betchworth. The train will then terminate at Redhill. You can use other trains between Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

  • The 06:51 Reading to Redhill service will not run. You should travel on earlier or later train services.

  • The 07:20 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will call additionally at Chilworth and Dorking West.

  • The 07:59 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will start from Redhill at 08:12. You can use earlier rail connections between Gatwick Airport and Redhill.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 04:32 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will start from Guildford at 05:12. An earlier replacement bus will run from Reading at 04:15 to Guildford, connecting with the amended train.

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.