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 evening / morning service between Didcot Parkway and Oxford from Monday 22 to Friday 26 June

Start date
22/06/2020  00:00
End date
26/06/2020 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Reading / Didcot Parkway and Oxford

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

The 23:15 London Paddington to Oxford service will be diverted after Reading to terminate at Didcot Parkway. A replacement bus will run from Didcot Parkway to Oxford.

The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to Oxford service will not run. A replacement bus will run from Didcot Parkway to Oxford.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 00:11 Didcot Parkway to Oxford service will be replaced by a bus service.

The 00:45 Oxford to Reading service will start from Didcot Parkway. A replacement bus will run from Oxford to Radley, then stopping for customers to disembark only at Didcot Parkway, then all stations to Reading.

The 00:57 Didcot Parkway to Oxford service will be replaced by a bus, calling at all stations.

The 03:54 Oxford to Reading service will start from Didcot Parkway at 04:10. An earlier replacement bus will run from Oxford at 03:35 to Didcot Parkway, where it will connect with the train.

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Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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