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.

Revised service between London Paddington and Ealing Broadway from 21:00 on Saturday 14 until 13:00 on Sunday 15 November

Start date
14/11/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway / Reading / Oxford / Worcester Shrub Hill / Worcester Foregate Street / Hereford / Swansea

Heathrow Express between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5

TfL Rail between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayHeathrow ExpressTfL Rail

Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Acton Main Line / Ealing Broadway, closing 2 out of 4 lines from 21:00 on Saturday until 13:00 on Sunday.

Great Western Railway:

The following trains will depart 6 minutes earlier on Saturday night:

  • 21:20, 22:20 and 22:50 London Paddington to Oxford
  • 21:50 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill

The following trains will depart earlier than normal on Sunday:

  • 09:37, 10:43, 11:43 and 12:43 London Paddington to Swansea will depart earlier at 35 minutes past the hour
  • 09:42 and 11:46 London Paddington to Hereford will depart earlier at 37 minutes past the hour
  • 10:46 and 12:46 London Paddington to Worcester Foregate Street will depart earlier at 37 minutes past the hour

The following trains will start from Slough on Sunday. Customers should use other trains from London Paddington to Slough:

  • 08:29, 09:28, 10:28, 11:29 and 12:29 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway

The following trains will terminate at Slough on Sunday. Customers should use other trains from Slough to London Paddington:

  • 08:10 Reading to London Paddington
  • 08:48, 09:35, 10:47 and 11:47 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington

Heathrow Express:

A reduced frequency service will run from 21:00 until the end of service on Saturday. Trains will run every 30 minutes in each direction between London Paddington and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. Additional shuttle services will run between Heathrow Airport Terminals 2 & 3 and Terminal 5.

A normal service will run on Sunday.

TfL Rail:

London Paddington to Heathrow T5 service will be reduced to 2 trains per hour.

No trains will call at Acton Main, West Ealing or Hanwell. Customers should use LUL services to complete your journey.

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