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 late night trains to / from Pangbourne on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 July

Start date
08/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Oxford / Didcot Parkway and Reading / London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Reading overnight, closing some lines.

The following trains will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey and will NOT call at Pangbourne:


21:00, 22:15, 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway; 22:24, 23:15, 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.  Buses replace trains between Tilehurst and Pangbourne.


After 23:10, all services will not call at Pangbourne in either direction. Buses replace trains between Tilehurst and Pangbourne

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.