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 between London Paddington and Reading on Sunday 31 October

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Great Western Railway to / from London Paddington

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between London Paddington and Reading, closing some lines through the day.

High Speed services:

Trains between London Paddington and Worcester / Great Malvern / Hereford / Bristol Temple Meads / Swansea / Carmarthen / Exeter St Davids will be amended to depart up to 15 minutes later than usual. 

Local services:

From 09:30 until 20:40, trains between London Paddington and Didcot Parkway will depart earlier than usual.

Additionally, the 21:26 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service will be amended to depart at 21:30.

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 pandemic. Please check before your journey.