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 services to / from Didcot Parkway on Sunday 24 October

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between London Paddington and Hereford / Great Malvern also between Didcot Parkway and Oxford

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford, resulting in the closure of some lines.

The following services will not call at Didcot Parkway:

  • 08:58 / 09:53 Great Malvern to London Paddington.
  • 09:42 London Paddington to Hereford.
  • 10:46 London Paddington to Great Malvern.


There will be road transport between Didcot Parkway and Oxford connecting with the regular train services.

The following services will be replaced by buses throughout:

  • 10:43 / 11:46 Oxford to Didcot Parkway.
  • 11:12 / 12:12 Didcot Parkway to Oxford.


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.