Future engineering work

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Amended overnight / early morning services between London Paddington and Slough on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 June

Start date
01/06/2019  00:00
End date
02/06/2019 
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Slough, closing some lines.

On Saturday night, the following alterations will operate:-

The 23:43 London Paddington to Reading will operate non-stop to Slough where it will arrive and depart EARLIER than normal. It will then call EARLIER than normal at all stations to Reading. There will be a bus at 23:43 from London Paddington to Ealing Broadway, Southall, Hayes & Harlington, West Drayton and Langley. This bus will continue to Slough.

The 22:56 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington will terminate at Reading, connecting into the train below.

The 23:01 Oxford to London Paddington will call additionally at Twyford, Maidenhead, Taplow and Burnham and will terminate at Slough. A Bus will depart at 00:05 (Sun) from Slough (fast) to London Paddington arriving 01:00. There will also be a bus at 00:06 (Sun) from Slough to West Drayton, Hayes & Harlington, Southall and Ealing Broadway. This bus will continue to London Paddington.

The 23:49 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington will terminate at Slough. A replacement bus will depart at 00:55 (Sun) from Slough (fast) to London Paddington arriving at 01:50. There will also be a bus at 00:56 (Sun) from Slough to Langley, West Drayton, Hayes & Harlington, Southall and Ealing Broadway. This bus will continue to London Paddington.

On Sunday morning, the following alterations will operate:-

The 00:05 London Paddington to Reading will NOT run. A replacement bus will depart at 00:05 from London Paddington (fast) to Slough, connecting into onward rail travel. There will also be a bus at 00:05 from London Paddington to Ealing Broadway, Southall, Hayes & Harlington, West Drayton and Langley. This bus will continue to Slough, Burnham, Taplow, Maidenhead, Twyford and Reading.

The 00:30 London Paddington to Reading will start from Slough at 01:03 and will call additionally Burnham and Taplow. A replacement bus will depart at 00:30 from London Paddington (fast) to Slough, connecting into onward rail travel. There will also be a bus at 00:30 from London Paddington to Ealing Broadway, Southall, Hayes & Harlington, West Drayton and Langley. This bus will continue to Slough.

The 01:00 London Paddington to Reading will start from Slough at 01:26. A replacement bus will depart at 01:00 from London Paddington (fast) to Reading 02:10. There will also be a bus at 01:00 from London Paddington to Ealing Broadway, Southall, Hayes & Harlington, Slough, Maidenhead and Twyford. This bus will continue to Reading.

The 06:45 London Paddington to Reading will start from Slough at 07:46. A replacement bus will depart at 06:45 from London Paddington (fast) to Slough to connect into the train. There will also be a replacement bus at 06:45 from London Paddington, calling at Ealing Broadway, Southall, Hayes & Harlington, West Drayton and Langley. This bus will continue to Slough for a later rail connection from Slough to Maidenhead and Reading.

The 07:29 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway will start from Slough at the normal time of 08:04.

The 06:20 Reading to London Paddington will terminate Slough for a bus at 06:50 from Slough (fast) to London Paddington arriving 07:45. There will also be a bus at 06:51 from Slough to Langley, West Drayton, Hayes & Harlington, Southall and Ealing Broadway.

The 07:32 Reading to London Paddington will depart Slough and beyond a few minutes later than normal.

Check before you travel:

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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.