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 evening trains via Chippenham / Bath Spa from Monday 25 to Thursday 28 October

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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Bristol Temple Meads

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads via Chippenham, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result, the 22:32 and 23:32 London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads services will be diverted between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads, not calling at Chippenham or Bath Spa.

Replacement buses will run between Swindon and Bristol Temple Meads via Chippenham and Bath Spa.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.