Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Slough and Maidenhead from 23:45 on Saturday 16 until 08:15 on Sunday 17 June

Start date
16/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work, is taking place between Slough and Maidenhead, closing all lines.

As a result, trains will be unable to run from 23:45 on Saturday until 08:15 on Sunday. Replacement buses will run between Slough and Maidenhead, with amended services running between London Paddington and Slough, and also between Maidenhead and Reading.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.