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.

Amended late night / early morning Great Western Railway service through Guildford from Monday 14 to Friday 18 December

Start date
14/12/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Reading and Gatwick Airport

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Reading and Blackwater, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday

The 23:20 Gatwick Airport to Reading will terminate at Guildford. A replacement bus will depart from Guildford to North Camp, Blackwater, Wokingham and Reading. 

Tuesday to Friday

The 04:31 Reading to Gatwick Airport will start from Guildford. Earlier road transport will depart at 04:15 from Reading fast to Guildford to connect into the train. There will also be road transport at 04:31 from Reading, Wokingham, Blackwater and North Camp to Guildford.

The 04:58 Reading to Redhill will start from Guildford

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.