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 / early morning trains between Burnham and Taplow from Monday 4 to Friday 8 March

Start date
04/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Burnham and Taplow

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Maidenhead, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

As a result, from 22:15 each night, until 05:15 each morning, trains between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway will NOT call at Burnham and Taplow.

Customers at Burnham and Taplow should travel via Slough for bus connections.

In addition, the following alterations apply:-

  • 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading will terminate at Twyford for a rail connection from Twyford to Reading
  • 05:02 Reading to London Paddington will NOT call at Taplow and Burnham. Customers should travel by a later train


Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.