Future engineering work

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Amended evening trains to / from London Paddington on Saturday 3 October

Start date
03/10/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway / Oxford / Bristol Temple Meads / Cheltenham Spa / Worcester Shrub Hill / Exeter St Davids

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Hayes & Harlington and Slough, closing some lines on Saturday evening.

As a result, the following amendments will apply:

  • The 20:30 London Paddington to Exeter St Davids service will depart at 20:32.
  • The 20:50, 21:20 and 22:20 London Paddington to Oxford services will depart 2 minutes later than normal.
  • The 20:33 London Paddington to Cheltenham Spa service will depart 20:34.
  • The 21:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service will depart at 21:32.
  • The 21:50 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill service will depart 21:52.
  • The 21:57 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway will operate in 2 parts
  • The 22:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service will depart at 22:32.
  • The 23:30 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads service will depart at 23:35.

                    1) 21:57 London Paddington to Reading.

                    2) 23.15 Reading to Didcot Parkway.

It will be necessary to change trains at Reading.

  • The 22:50 London Paddington to Oxford service will call additionally at Radley to set down only.
  • The 23:28 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will depart 23:33.
  • The 23:33 London Paddington to Oxford service will depart 23:38.

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