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 trains between Newbury and Bedwyn from Saturday 4 to Monday 6 May

Start date
04/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Taunton / Exeter St Davids / Plymouth / Penzance and also between Reading and Bedwyn

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Newbury and Bedwyn, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Newbury and Bedwyn, and also between Swindon and Pewsey.

High Speed services between London and the South West will be diverted, and will run on alternative routes. Local services between Swindon and Westbury will be retimed as a result of these diversions.

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.