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.

No overnight trains at Burnham or Taplow from Monday 28 September to Thursday 1 October

Start date
28/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Newbury / Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Reading, closing the line.

The following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers should travel via Slough for connecting replacement bus service too / from Burnham and Taplow:

Monday to Thursday

  • The 22:51 Newbury to London Paddington (customers using this train should connect with Burnham / Taplow by rail from Slough).
  • The 23:52 London Paddington to Reading.

Tuesday to Friday

  • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading.
  • As a result of this engineering work the 00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading will terminate at Twyford. Customers should use alternative trains between Twyford and Reading to complete your journey.

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:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.