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 late night trains to / from Burnham / Taplow on Friday 10 December

Start date
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Route affected

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place on Friday evening, closing some lines between Slough and Reading.

As a result:

  • 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.


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.