Future engineering work

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No trains to / from London Paddington on Sunday 7 March

Start date
07/03/2021  00:00
End date
07/03/2021 
Route affected

To / from London Paddington

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwayHeathrow ExpressTfL Rail
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Acton Main Line on Sunday 7 March, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Long distance services

Trains between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads / Swansea / Plymouth / Penzance will start / terminate at Reading.

Trains between London Paddington and Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford / Newbury / Bedwyn will start / terminate at Reading.

Customers travelling from / to London should travel by London Underground (Central and District lines) to / from Ealing Broadway to catch rail connections between Ealing Broadway and Reading.

Local services

Trains between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway will start / terminate at Ealing Broadway. Customers travelling from / to London should travel by London Underground (Central and District lines) to / from Ealing Broadway.

08:38 Reading to Didcot Parkway will start from Ealing Broadway.

11:47, 12:47 and 13:47 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington (terminating Ealing Broadway) will depart 3 minutes later.

23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington will terminate at Reading.

22:45 (departing 22:47) Didcot Parkway to London Paddington will terminate at Ealing Broadway. Road transport will run from Ealing Broadway to London Paddington, expected to arrive at London Paddington at 00:22.

An additional train will run at 23:42 Reading to Ealing Broadway to connect with road transport from Ealing Broadway to London Paddington. Expected to arrive at London Paddington at 00:52.

Marlow - Maidenhead

Between 12:30 and 21:00 an hourly service will run between Marlow and Maidenhead in both directions, to maintain connections at Maidenhead.

Sleeper service

23:50 London Paddington to Penzance will start from Reading at 01:10 (Monday). A train will run at 00:15 (Monday) from Ealing Broadway to Reading to connect into the Sleeper Service.

Heathrow Express

No trains will run to / from London Paddington.

A shuttle train service will run every 30 minutes between Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 and Heathrow Terminal 5.

TfL Rail

TfL Rail trains will not run between London Paddington and Ealing Broadway. Customers should use London Underground between London Paddington and Ealing Broadway.

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