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 service between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn on Sunday 8 September until 10:00

Start date
08/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Newbury / Bedwyn / Penzance and also between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Bedwyn, closing some lines until 10:00.

The 08:12 Reading to Newbury and the 08:42 Reading to Bedwyn will NOT run and will be replaced by road transport.

The 08:48 Newbury to London Paddington will start from Reading. Road transport will depart at 08:25 and 08:48 from Newbury to Reading for rail connections from Reading to London Paddington.

The 09:03 London Paddington to Penzance will depart earlier at 09:00 and will be diverted between Reading and Westbury, NOT calling at Newbury. Road transport will operate between Reading and Newbury.

The 09:07 London Paddington to Bedwyn will depart later than normal at 09:21 and will terminate at Newbury. Road transport will operate from Newbury to Kintbury, Hungerford and Bedwyn.

The 09:45 and 10:54 Bedwyn to London Paddington will start from Newbury. Road transport will run earlier than the train times from Bedwyn, Hungerford and Kintbury to Newbury to connect into the trains.

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