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.

Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Reading and Basingstoke / Bedwyn on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 July

Start date
25/07/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Paddington and Bedwyn

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight from 22:40 between Reading and Theale and between Reading and Mortimer until 09:30, closing various lines.

An amended train timetable will be in operation.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn
  • Reading and Basingstoke 

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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. 

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