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Last updated:Today at 12:26
Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Amended early morning Great Western Railway service between London Paddington and Reading from Tuesday 16 to Friday 19 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 16 Jul 2024 to 19 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between London Paddington and Reading


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

Tuesday - Thursday

The 00:02 and 00:45 London Paddington to Reading services will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

The 00:19 Reading to London Paddington will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

Customers for Burnham or Taplow are advised to travel to Slough where rail replacement buses will run between Slough and Taplow, calling at Burnham.

The 00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate Twyford. A rail connection can be made between Twyford and Reading.

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.