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 trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford on Sunday 11 October

Start date
11/10/2020  00:00
End date
11/10/2020 
Route affected

CrossCountry between Bournemouth / Southampton Central / Reading and Birmingham New Street / Manchester Piccadilly

Great Western Railway between London Paddington / Reading and Oxford / Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Great Malvern / Hereford

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Buses will replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford.

Great Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Didcot Parkway and Oxford. Additionally, some trains that run to / from Oxford will be cancelled entirely, and will not run.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correct, 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.