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 service in the Didcot Parkway area on Sunday 26 May

Start date
26/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All routes through Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Cholsey and Appleford, closing some lines.

The following alterations will be in place:

Trains between London Paddington and Oxford / Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford will be diverted between Reading and Oxford, not calling at Didcot Parkway. Some trains will also be revised to leave London Paddington earlier than normal.

Customers to / from Didcot Parkway are advised to use alternative high speed or local services.

Until approximately 21:04, Trains between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway will be revised to terminate / start at Reading.

Trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford will be extended to run between Reading and Oxford, calling additionally at Tilehurst, Pangbourne, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey.

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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.