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 late night / early morning trains to / from Pangbourne on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 September

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Great Western Railway to / from Pangbourne

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway, closing some lines late on Saturday evening / early Sunday morning.

As a result, the following trains will be amended to not call at Pangbourne:


  • The 21:57 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
  • The 22:58 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
  • The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.



  • The 08:38 Reading to Didcot Parkway service.
  • The 08:48 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.


Replacement buses will run between Tilehurst and Pangbourne, connecting with train services.

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.