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.

Amended 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 April

Start date
08/04/2019  00:00
End date
11/04/2019 
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Cardiff Central

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Chippenham from 23:55 each night, blocking all lines.

As a result of this, the 23:30 London Paddington to Cardiff Central will be diverted between Reading and Bath Spa, not calling at Didcot Parkway, Swindon and Chippenham.

Replacement transport will operate between Reading and Swindon / Chippenham.

Additionally, the 23:20 London Paddington to Oxford will call additionally at Didcot Parkway.

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

Bicycles:

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.