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 between Didcot Parkway and Oxford on Sunday 14 July

Start date
14/07/2019  00:00
End date
14/07/2019 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Bournemouth and Manchester Piccadilly, and also between Reading and Newcastle

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Oxford / Hereford / Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern, and also local services between Didcot Parkway and Oxford

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford, closing some lines.

CrossCountry

Until 12:50
Replacement road transport will operate between Didcot Parkway and Oxford.

After 12:50
Trains from Oxford towards Didcot Parkway will depart Oxford a few minutes earlier than normal.

Trains which normally run between Reading and Newcastle will be revised to run only between Birmingham International and Newcastle.

Great Western Railway

Until 12:50

Replacement road transport will operate between Didcot Parkway and Oxford.

After 12:50

Trains between London Paddington and Oxford / Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford will run, but some will arrive and depart Oxford at revised times.

After 18:00, some trains between Reading and Basingstoke may be re-timed to depart later than normal.

All day

Local trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford will not run, and will be replaced by road transport.

In order to connect with amended trains at Twyford, some services may be re-timed.

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.