Changes to train times

 

Great Western Railway services during Christmas and New Year 2019/20

Please find below a day-by-day summary of the services that Great Western Railway will be running over the Christmas and New Year Bank Holiday period.

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Monday 23 December

 

A normal service is expected to run.

Tuesday 24 December

 

There will be track renewal and replacement of overhead wiring in the Southall area. Trains will be unable to run between London Paddington and Slough/Reading.

Please check back nearer to Christmas for more details.

Wednesday 25 December

 

No service.

Thursday 26 December

 

No service.

Friday 27 December

 

There will be track renewal and replacement of overhead wiring in the Southall area. Trains will be unable to run between London Paddington and Slough/Reading.

There will be track renewal in the Newport area and overhead wiring work at Cardiff Central. Coaches will replace trains between Bristol Parkway, Newport, Cardiff Central and Bridgend.

Bridge strengthening work will be undertaken at Guildford. Coaches replace trains between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Bridge strengthening work will be undertaken in the Salisbury area. Coaches replace trains between Southampton Central and Warminster.

Please check back nearer to Christmas for more details.

Saturday 28 December

 

There will be track renewal between London Paddington and Reading, a reduced train service will run between London Paddington and Slough/Reading.

There will be track renewal in the Newport area and overhead wiring work at Cardiff Central. Coaches will replace trains between Bristol Parkway, Newport, Cardiff Central and Bridgend.

Bridge strengthening work will be undertaken at Guildford. Coaches replace trains between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Please check back nearer to Christmas for more details.

Sunday 29 December

 

There will be track renewal between London Paddington and Reading, a reduced train service will run between London Paddington and Slough/Reading.

There will be track renewal in the Newport area and overhead wiring work at Cardiff Central. Coaches will replace trains between Bristol Parkway, Newport, Cardiff Central and Bridgend.

Bridge strengthening work will be undertaken at Guildford. Coaches replace trains between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Please check back nearer to Christmas for more details.

Monday 30 December

 

There will be track renewal between London Paddington and Reading, a reduced train service will run between London Paddington and Slough/Reading.

There will be track renewal in the Newport area and overhead wiring work at Cardiff Central. Coaches will replace trains between Bristol Parkway, Newport, Cardiff Central and Bridgend.

Bridge strengthening work will be undertaken at Guildford. Coaches replace trains between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Please check back nearer to Christmas for more details.

Tuesday 31 December

 

There will be track renewal between London Paddington and Reading, a reduced train service will run between London Paddington and Slough/Reading.

There will be track renewal in the Newport area and overhead wiring work at Cardiff Central. Coaches will replace trains between Bristol Parkway, Newport, Cardiff Central and Bridgend.

Bridge strengthening work will be undertaken at Guildford. Coaches replace trains between North Camp, Guildford, Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Please check back nearer to Christmas for more details.

Wednesday 1 January 2020

 

Please check back nearer to the time.

Thursday 2 January

 

Please check back nearer to the time.

Last updated:   13 August 2019