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 overnight trains to / from Burnham and Taplow from Monday 29 April to Thursday 2 May

Start date
29/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Hayes & Harlington and Reading with 2 out of 4 lines closed.

Each night from approximately 21:30 until 05:30, finishing 05:30 Friday morning, trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow. 

Customers should travel via Slough for connecting bus service to / from Burnham and Taplow.

Additionally Tuesday to Friday, the 00:17 Henley-on-Thames to Reading will terminate at Twyford. Customers should use rail connection to complete their journey to 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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.