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 between Oxford and Banbury until approximately 12:00 on Sunday 21 July

Start date
21/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly and Reading / Southampton Central / Bournemouth and also between Birmingham New Street and Bournemouth

Great Western Railway between Oxford and Banbury

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Oxford and Heyford, closing all lines until 11:20 on Sunday 21 July.

Until approximately 12:00, buses will replace trains between Oxford and Banbury.

CrossCountry buses will run direct between Oxford and Banbury; whereas Great Western Railway buses will call at all stations. 

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.