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 late night service between Reading and Didcot Parkway on Monday 2 September

Start date
02/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway, between Reading and Banbury / Didcot Parkway / Oxford

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway, closing 2 of 4 lines.

The following services will NOT call at Pangbourne:

  • 21:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 21:37 Banbury to Reading.
  • 21:57 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 23:21 Didcot Parkway to Reading.
  • 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • 23:45 Banbury to Reading.
  • 23:45 Reading to Oxford.
  • 03:51 Oxford to Reading (this service will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey).

A rail replacement bus will be in place between Pangbourne and Tilehurst for customers wishing to travel to / from Pangbourne (journey time approximately 10 minutes). 

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.