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Amended service to / from Heathrow Airport / Reading on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 June 

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Engineering work details

Starts 01 Jun 2024 to 02 Jun 2024

Route(s) affected

Elizabeth line between Abbey Wood / Shenfield / London Paddington and Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 / Reading

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading

Heathrow Express between London Paddington and Heathrow Terminal 5


Engineering work is taking place between London Liverpool Street and London Paddington, closing all lines.


Trains will operate between Shenfield and London Liverpool Street High Level and a reduced service between London Paddington High Level and Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 / 5.

Abbey Wood to Maidenhead services will not run.

This means Maidenhead, Burnham, Slough, Langley & West Drayton will be reduced to 2 trains per hour.

West Ealing will be reduced to 4 trains per hour.

Hayes & Harlington, Southall and Ealing Broadway will be reduced to 6 trains per hour.

The Reading service will now call at Iver.

Sunday to 07:40

Services to / from Heathrow and Reading will start / terminate Ealing Broadway.

Sunday from 07:40

Similar service to Saturday with the following amendments:

2 trains per hour to operate between London Paddington High Level and Reading.

There will be no service at Acton Main Line, West Ealing and Hanwell.

Great Western Railway:

Sunday only:

The 06:20 Reading to London Paddington service will run later than usual throughout.

The 06:38 London Paddington to Reading service will start from Ealing Broadway. You can use London Underground services between London Paddington and Ealing Broadway to connect with the train.

Heathrow Express:

Sunday only:

Services will start to operate later than usual, after 07:20, then for much of the day trains will operate at a reduced frequency (every 30 minutes).

Additional shuttle trains will operate at certain times of the day between Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and Heathrow Terminal 5.

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