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 trains to / from London Paddington on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 December

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Great Western Railway to / from London Paddington

Heathrow Express between London Paddington and Heathrow Terminal 5

TfL Rail between London Paddington and Heathrow 2 & 3 / Reading

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Engineering work is taking place at Heathrow Airport, and also in the Hayes & Harlington area, closing various lines over the weekend.

Great Western Railway:

On Sunday only, most services to / from London Paddington will be retimed. 

A reduced Great Western Railway service will run to / from Ealing Broadway. If you are using this station, you should travel on alternative services.

Heathrow Express:

Saturday and Sunday:

No trains between London Paddington and Heathrow Terminal 5.

TfL Rail:

Saturday and Sunday:

No trains will run to / from Heathrow Airport.

Trains that normally run between London Paddington and Heathrow will be amended to run between London Paddington and Hayes & Harlington only.

Trains to / from Reading will run, but will be retimed.

If you are travelling to / from Heathrow, you can use London Underground Piccadilly line services between Heathrow and Acton Town, and District line services between Acton Town and Paddington.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner