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 to / from Burnham and Taplow from Monday 10 to Friday 14 June

Start date
10/06/2019  00:00
End date
14/06/2019 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway / Oxford

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Hayes & Harlington and Reading, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Monday to Thursday:

  • 21:42 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 21:57 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 22:01 (departing 22:06) Reading to London Paddington.
  • 22:15 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 22:27 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 22:48 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 23:14 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 23:14 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 23:51 London Paddington to Reading.

Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow to connect with trains.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • 00:14 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 00:34 London Paddington to Reading.

Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow to connect with trains.

Additionally:

  • The 00:19 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford for a rail connection to Reading.
  • The 05:02 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should travel on later 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.