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 evening / morning trains to / from Burnham and Taplow from Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 July

Start date
09/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing some lines overnight from Tuesday evening until Friday morning.

Unless otherwise indicated, the following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should travel via Slough for replacement buses to / from Burnham and Taplow.

Tuesday and Wednesday:

  • 22:01 (departing 22:05) Reading to London Paddington.

Tuesday to Thursday:

  • 21:42 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 21:57 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 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 (departing at 23:19) London Paddington to Reading.
  • 23:51 London Paddington to Reading.

Wednesday to Friday:

  • 00:14 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 00:34 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 05:02 Reading to London Paddington. Customers for this service 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.