Future engineering work

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Buses replace evening / morning trains to / from Burnham and Taplow and Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 July

Start date
18/07/2020  00:00
End date
19/07/2020 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing some lines.

The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Saturday:

  • The 23:28 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
  • The 23:45 (departing 23:46) London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.


Sunday:

  • The 00:31 London Paddington to Reading service.


After this time, Taplow stations is closed to all bus / train services on Sunday.

The following trains will not call at Burnham:

  • The 06:25 Reading to London Paddington service.
  • The 06:44 London Paddington to Reading service.
  • The 07:10 Reading to London Paddington service.
  • The 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
  • The 23:53 London Paddington to Reading service.
  • The 23:53 (departing 23:54) Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.


Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow on Saturday, and between slough and Burnham only on Sunday.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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.