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.

Buses replace evening trains to / from Pangbourne on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 November

Start date
16/11/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place on 2 out of 4 tracks between Reading and Didcot Parkway.

The following services will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey. These services will NOT call at Pangbourne:


  • 22:12, 22:43, 23:12 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 22:56 and 23:49 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington


  • 22:15 and 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 23:15 and 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington

Customers are advised to travel via Tilehurst with replacement buses operating between Tilehurst and Pangbourne.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.