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 overnight trains between Slough and Burnham / Taplow from Wednesday 9 to Friday 11 December

Start date
09/12/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Overnight engineering work is taking place between slough and Twyford, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

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

Wednesday to Friday

The 23:52 London Paddington to Reading.

Thursday and Friday

The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington.

The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading.

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.