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 00:45 Oxford to Reading service on Saturday 6 August

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between Oxford and Reading

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place on 2 out of 4 tracks between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway until 05:10 in the morning, closing some lines.

As a result the 00:45 Oxford to Reading service will use alternative platforms at Cholsey, Goring and Streatley and will not call at Pangbourne. 

A rail replacement bus service will be in operation between Tilehurst and Pangbourne.

Check before you travel:

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

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.