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Amended 00:17 Reading to Newbury service from Tuesday 20 to Friday 23 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 20 Aug 2024 to 23 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

00:17 Reading to Newbury


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

The 00:17 Reading to Newbury will not run and will be replaced by a bus.

Buses serve railway stations (forecourt / car park / entrance) except where shown below:

  • Reading West: Oxford Road opposite McDonalds.

  • Aldermaston: bus stops on Basingstoke Road.

  • Midgham: Bath Road Angel public house.

  • Newbury Racecourse: bus stops near station entrance on Hanbridge Road.

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.