Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 18/07/2019 00:02. Update now

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.

Revised late evening service between Reading and Didcot Parkway on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 July

Start date
20/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway, closing 2 out of 4 tracks from approximately 23:00 each night.

The following trains will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey. These trains will also NOT call at Pangbourne:

  • Trains from London Paddington to Didcot Parkway which depart after 22:00
  • Trains from Didcot Parkway to London Paddington which depart after 22:30

Customers who are travelling to / from Pangbourne should travel via Tilehurst and use the replacement bus running between Tilehurst and Pangbourne.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.