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 late evening trains to / from Burnham and Taplow from Monday 27 to Friday 31 May

Start date
27/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place on 2 out of 4 lines between Hayes & Harlington and Reading from 22:10 each night.

As a result of this, the following trains will NOT call at Burnham and Taplow:

  • (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday only) 21:42, 22:27, 23:14 (departing at 23:05) and 23:51 (departing at 23:53).
  • 21:57 (departing 22:10) London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 22:01 (departing 22:00), 22:15, 22:48 and 23:14 (departing at 23:16) Reading to London Paddington
  • (Tuesday to Friday) 00:34 London Paddington to Reading and 00:14 Reading to London Paddington
  • (Friday ONLY) 23:12 & 23:51 London Paddington to Reading and the 23:14 Reading to London Paddington

Burnham and Taplow customers are advised to use replacement buses to / from Slough to connect with train services.

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.