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 late night trains to / from London Paddington from Tuesday 17 to Thursday 19 May

Start date
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Route affected

Between London Paddington and Reading / Oxford / Great Malvern

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Reading, closing 2 out of 4 lines.

After 20:35:

Some trains from London Paddington to Reading / Oxford and Great Malvern will arrive at destination a few minutes later than normal.

Most High Speed Services to London Paddington will arrive London Paddington a few minutes later than normal.

The following trains will start in revised timings:

20:35 London Paddington to Reading will depart 20:37.

21:06 Didcot Parkway to Oxford will depart 21:07.

21:28 London Paddington to Cheltenham Spa will depart 21:33.

21:04 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington will depart 21:05.

Also, the 20:25 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway will start from Reading, you should use alternative services  from London Paddington.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner