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 late night / early morning Great Western Railway services between Southall and Maidenhead on Sunday 2 and Monday 3 August

Start date
02/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway / Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Southall and Maidenhead, closing 2 out of the 4 lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will apply:

  • 00:31 London Paddington to Reading service will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Passengers requiring these stations should travel via Slough and use connecting buses.

The following trains will not call at Burnham:

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

Passengers requiring Burnham should travel via Slough and use rail replacement buses between Slough and Burnham.

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

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