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 late night trains at Burnham and Taplow on Saturday 21 and all day Sunday 22 December

Start date
21/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Newbury, and also between Henley-on-Thames and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Hayes & Harlington and Maidenhead, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

The following trains will not call at Burnham and Taplow.


  • The 23:28 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway.
  • The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Parkway.

Customers should travel via Slough for connecting buses.


Buses will replace trains at Burnham, customers should travel via Slough for connections.

Please not Taplow has no Sunday service.

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.