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 midweek service between Gatwick Airport and Reading from Monday 13 until Thursday 16 January

Start date
13/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Gatwick Airport and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Wokingham and Reading, closing lines from 23:45.

The 23:18 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will terminate at Guildford. A bus will be provided to run from Guildford to Reading.

The following morning, the 04:31 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will be replaced by a bus between Reading and Guildford departing at 04:15. There will also be road transport running from Reading to Wokingham and Blackwater at 04:31 and at 04:40 from North Camp to Guildford.

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.