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 late night / early morning services from London Paddington on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March

Start date
30/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway / Oxford / Bristol Temple Meads

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Slough overnight from Saturday evening until Sunday morning, closing some lines.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:


The 23:20 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will depart earlier at 23:14.

The 23:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service will depart later at 23:33.

The 23:33 London Paddington to Oxford service will depart later than usual at 23:38.


The 06:45 London Paddington to Reading service will start at Slough at 07:40. A replacement bus will run from London Paddington at 06:45 to Slough to connect with this train.

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.