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.

Buses replace trains to / from Burnham / Taplow from Monday 6 to Friday 10 December

Start date
06/12/2021 
End date
10/12/2021 
Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Twyford / Reading, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 20:08 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will terminate at Reading. 
  • The 22:52 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.
  • The 23:50 London Paddington to Reading service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

 

Tuesday and Wednesday:

  • The 00:18 Henley-on-Thames to Reading service will terminate at Twyford for rail connections towards Reading.

 

Tuesday to Thursday:

  • The 00:18 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.

 

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service will not call at Burnham or Taplow.
  • The 05:08 Reading to London Paddington service will not call at Burnham or Taplow. Customers for this train should use alternative train services to / from Burnham / Taplow.

 

Unless indicated above, replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham / Taplow.

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.