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 between Tilehurst and Pangbourne on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 August

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Between London Paddington / Reading and Didcot Parkway

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Tilehurst and Didcot Parkway from 21:30 on Saturday until 23:59 Sunday closing some lines.

As a result, the following trains will use alternative platforms at Tilehurst, Goring & Streatley and Cholsey and will not call at Pangbourne:


  • The 20:27, 21:27, 21:57 and 22:58 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway services.
  • The 22:04 and 23:03 Didcot Parkway to Reading services.
  • The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.



  • All services between London Paddington / Reading and Didcot Parkway.


Rail replacement buses 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.