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 services from / to London Paddington on Sunday 29 March

Start date
29/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All routes to / from London Paddington

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayHeathrow ExpressTfL Rail

Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Slough, closing 2 out of 4 lines, therefore reducing the line capacity from / to London Paddington.

Great Western Railway

Trains will run to an amended timetable from / to London Paddington. Some trains will be amended to run earlier or later than usual.

Great Western Railway trains are also affected by engineering work in the following areas:

Heathrow Express 

A half hourly service will run between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport.

The first train from London Paddington will be the 05:10.

The first train from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 will be the 05:43.

TfL Rail

2 trains per hour will run between London Paddington and Hayes & Harlington and will not call at Acton Main Line or West Ealing.

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.