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 / morning trains to / from Pangbourne from Monday 25 to Friday 29 November

Start date
25/11/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

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

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

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

The following trains will not call at Pangbourne and customers should use replacement buses between Tilehurst and Pangbourne to connect with these trains:-

Monday to Thursday

  • The 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • The 23:45 Reading to Oxford.
  • The 23:45 Banbury to Reading.

Tuesday to Friday

  • The 03:51 Oxford to Reading.


  • The 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • The 23:45 Reading to Oxford. Customers for this train should travel by rail on the 23:36 train to Tilehurst to connect with the train.
  • The 23:45 Banbury to Reading.

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.