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Restriction Code

Some tickets may require you to travel at specific times of the day, days of the week or on a specific route. Our Journey Planner takes ticket restrictions into account with the selection that you have made and will only have shown tickets that are valid for the selected trains.


Applicable Days

Monday to Friday

GWR Temporary Restriction used during engineering work.

Outward Travel

Not valid on trains timed to depart:

  • London Paddington after 04:29 and before 09:12 or after 16:40 and before 18:32; (also valid at 08:51 and 17:57)

  • Reading after 04:29 and before 09:39 or after 17:04 and before 18:56. (also valid at 09:18 and 18:23)

  • Didcot after 04:29 and before 09:53

Return Travel

Not valid on trains timed to depart after 04:29 and before the times shown from the following stations:

06:56 from Hereford

07:11 from Ledbury

07:16 from Colwall

07:13 from Great Malvern

07:16 Malvern Link

08:00 from Worcester Foregate Street (also valid at 07:26)

08:00 from Worcester Shrub Hill (also valid at 06:43; from 07:09-07:24; and from 07:26-07:31)

08:00 from Worcestershire Parkway (also valid at 06:49; from 07:01 to 07:36 and at 07:38)

08:15 from Pershore (also valid at 06:55 and 07:44)

08:15 from Evesham (also valid at 07:11 and 08:00)

07:30 from Honeybourne

08:01 from Moreton-in-Marsh

08:18 from Kingham

08:23 from Shipton

07:35 from Ascott-under-Wychwood

08:32 from Charlbury

08:38 from Finstock

08:46 from Combe (Oxfordshire)

09:00 from Hanborough

Not valid on trains timed to arrive at London Euston, London St Pancras International, London Kings Cross, London Liverpool Street, Farringdon or City Thameslink before 09:45.

Not valid on trains timed to arrive at London Marylebone before 10:00.