Future engineering work

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Buses replace late night / early morning trains to / from Burnham / Taplow on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 December

Start date
12/12/2020  00:00
End date
13/12/2020 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place early morning / late night between Slough and Maidenhead, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

Saturday

Morning:

The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading will not call Burnham and Taplow.

The 00:17 Reading to London Paddington will not call Taplow and Burnham.

Evening:

The 23:28 (departing 23:35) London Paddington to Didcot Parkway will not call Burnham and Taplow.

The 23:45 (departing 23:46) Didcot Parkway to London Paddington (terminating Slough) will not call Taplow and Burnham.

Burnham and Taplow customers travel via Slough and connecting buses.

Road journey times: Slough to Burnham 10mins and Slough to Taplow 20 minutes.

Sunday

The 00:31 London Paddington to Reading will not call Burnham and Taplow. Burnham and Taplow customers travel via Slough and connecting buses.

Road journey times from Slough to Burnham 10mins, Slough to Taplow 20mins

Then late evening the following trains will not call at Burnham:

The 23:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway and the 23:54 London Paddington to Reading;
the 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington.

Burnham customers travel via Slough and connecting buses.

Road journey time from Slough to Burnham 10mins.

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