Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford on Sunday 8 September until 13:00

Start date
08/09/2019  00:00
End date
08/09/2019 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Southampton Central / Bournemouth and Manchester Piccadilly

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Oxford / Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford and also between Didcot Parkway and Oxford

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford, closing all lines until 13:00.

Until approximately 13:00, buses will replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford.

London Paddington - Oxford / Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford (Fast services)

The 07:57, 08:54 and 11:55 Oxford to London Paddington will start from Didcot Parkway. EARLIER road transport will run from Oxford to Didcot Parkway to connect into the trains.

The 08:28 Worcester Foregate Street to London Paddington and 09:18 Great Malvern to London Paddington will terminate Oxford for road transport from Oxford to Didcot Parkway. Rail connections from Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.

The 08:08 London Paddington to Great Malvern will terminate Didcot Parkway. Road transport will operate between Didcot Parkway to Oxford. A train will run from Oxford for stations to Great Malvern and Hereford. Customers for stations to Great Malvern can travel by EARLIER Chiltern Railways service from London Marylebone to Oxford for a rail connection from Oxford to Great Malvern.

The 08:48 London Paddington to Hereford will terminate Didcot Parkway. Customers for Oxford and beyond should travel on the 09:15 London Paddington to Weston-super-Mare service as far as Didcot Parkway for road transport from Didcot Parkway to Oxford. Rail connection from Oxford for stations to Great Malvern.

The 09:49 London Paddington to Great Malvern will terminate Didcot Parkway for road transport from Didcot Parkway to Oxford. Customers for beyond Oxford should use earlier or later services.

The 10:22(departing EARLIER at 10:15) London Paddington to Oxford will terminate at Didcot Parkway for road transport from Didcot Parkway to Oxford. Rail connection from Oxford for stations to Great Malvern and Hereford.

The 10:49 London Paddington to Hereford service will terminate at Didcot Parkway for road transport from Didcot Parkway to Oxford. Customers for beyond Oxford should travel by earlier or later services.

The 11:49 London Paddington to Oxford service will terminate at Didcot Parkway for road transport from Didcot Parkway to Oxford.

Didcot Parkway - Oxford (Local Services)

The 09:28, 10:03, 11:00, 11:58 and 12:55 Didcot Parkway to Oxford, also 08:37, 09:29, 10:32, 11:32 and 12:32 Oxford to Didcot Parkway will NOT run. Road transport will operate between Didcot Parkway and Radley. These buses will continue to/from Oxford.

Check before you travel:

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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.