Future engineering work

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Reduced service at Burnham / Taplow on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 August

Start date
24/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Maidenhead on Saturday morning / evening and all day on Sunday, closing some lines.

The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow on Saturday:


  • 00:14 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 00:34 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 05:10 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 05:48 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 05:25 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.


  • 22:43 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 22:52 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 22:56 Didcot to London Paddington.
  • 23:12 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 23:43 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 23:49 Didcot to London Paddington.
  • 00:05 London Paddington to Reading.

The following trains will not call at Burnham on Sunday:

Please note that no trains call at Taplow on a Sunday normally, so no trains or buses will call at Taplow.


  • 06:20 Reading to London Paddington.
  • 06:45 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 07:32 Reading to London Paddington.


  • 22:15 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 22:24 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.
  • 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 23:15 London Paddington to Reading.
  • 23:15 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.
  • 23:53 London Paddington to Reading.

Customers travelling to / from Burnham / Taplow should use replacement buses between Slough and Burnham / Taplow to complete their journey.

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.