Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford from Monday 3 to Friday 7 August

Start date
03/08/2020  00:00
End date
07/08/2020 
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 one of the two 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 be replaced by a bus throughout.

Tuesday to Friday:

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

The 00:45 Oxford to Reading service will start from Didcot Parkway at 01:02. A replacement bus will run from Oxford to Reading.

The 00:57 Didcot Parkway to Oxford service will be replaced by a bus throughout.

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

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