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 evening / morning trains to / from Burnham / Taplow from Monday 4 to Friday 8 January

Start date
04/01/2021  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Slough and Reading, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Saturday morning.

As a result, the following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:

Monday to Wednesday:

The 23:52 London Paddington to Reading service.

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington service.

Tuesday to Friday:

The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.


The 23:52 London Paddington to Reading service.

On all days, replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

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.