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 overnight / early morning services between Slough and Reading from Tuesday 1 to Friday 4 October

Start date
01/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington / Henley-on-Thames and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Burnham and Taplow, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

The following services will NOT call at Burnham and Taplow:

  • 00:14 Reading to London Paddington
  • 00:34 London Paddington to Reading
  • 05:02 Reading to London Paddington

Replacement road transport will run between Burnham / Taplow and Slough to connect customers with trains.

Customers for the 05:02 Reading to London Paddington service are advised to travel by later trains.

The 00:09 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford for a rail connection between Twyford and Reading.

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.