Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 09/09/2022 12:39. Update now

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 early morning trains to / from Newbury on Sunday 9 October

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between Reading and Newbury / Bedwyn

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

The Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Theale, closing some lines.

The 08:06 Reading to Newbury will not run and will be replaced by an earlier replacement bus at 07:55 from Reading to Newbury calling all stations except Newbury Racecourse. Connects into the train below.

The 08:34 Reading to Bedwyn will start from Newbury (connects out of above bus).

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.