Future engineering work

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Amended 21:46 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill service on Sunday 5 December

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Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Worcester Shrub Hill

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Didcot Parkway and Oxford, closing lines late on Sunday evening.

As a result, the 21:46 London Paddington to Worcester Shrub Hill service will be diverted after Didcot Parkway, and will call at Swindon and Worcester Shrub Hill.

A replacement bus will run between Didcot Parkway and Worcester Shrub Hill, calling at stations via Oxford.

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.

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.