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 early morning / evening trains to / from Burnham and Taplow on Sunday 8 December

Start date
08/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading until 12:00 and after 20:00 on Sunday, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

The 00:05 London Paddington to Reading will NOT call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers are advised to travel on road transport via Slough.

Please note that there is no Sunday service at Taplow after this time.

The following services will NOT call at Burham:

Morning services

  • 06:45, 08:45, 09:45 & 10:45 London Paddington to Reading
  • 06:20, 07:32, 08:32, 09:30 Reading to London Paddington
  • 07:29 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway
  • 10:04 & 11:02 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington

Evening services:

  • 20:45, 21:45, 23:15 & 23:53 London Paddington to Reading
  • 21:00, 21:50 & 22:24 Reading to London Paddington
  • 21:04, 22:24 & 23:15 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington
  • 21:15, 22:15 & 22:45 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

Customers travelling to / from Burnham are advised to travel via Slough, using replacement road transport between Burham and Slough.

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.