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 evening / morning trains to / from Burnham or Taplow from Monday 3 to Friday 7 August

Start date
03/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Newbury

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:51 Newbury to London Paddington service.
  • The 23:52 London Paddington to Reading service.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington service.
  • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.

Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow, connecting with train services.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

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