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 morning / evening trains to / from London Paddington on Monday 12, Tuesday 13 and Thursday 15 August

Start date
12/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Oxford / Bristol Temple Meads / Cardiff Central

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place at various points in the London Paddington area, closing some lines overnight.


  • The 05:02 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Taplow or Burnham. Customers should use later trains.

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:

  • The 20:31 Oxford to London Paddington service will depart earlier at 20:27.
  • The 20:45 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service will run 5 minutes later from Didcot Parkway and beyond.

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