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.

No overnight trains to / from Burnham or Taplow from Saturday 11 to Thursday 16 April

Start date
11/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place each night from approximately 23:30 to 05:00, finishing 05:00 Friday morning, between Slough and Reading, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

Trains will not be able to call at Burnham or Taplow.

Customers should travel via Slough for connecting bus service to / from Burnham and Taplow.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.