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 late night trains in the Bedwyn area from Monday 17 to Friday 21 October

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Great Western Railway between Bedwyn and Newbury / Reading / London Paddington 

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bedwyn and Reading West from 22:15 until 23:59 each evening, closing some lines.

As a result the following trains will not run and will be replaced by buses:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 21:53 and 22:45 Newbury to Bedwyn services.
  • The 22:10 Reading to Newbury service.
  • The 22:25 Bedwyn to Newbury service.
  • The 22:47 Newbury to Reading service.
  • The 23:17 Bedwyn to Reading service.


Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:17 Reading to Newbury service.


Additionally the 22:22 London Paddington to Bedwyn service will not run. Customers for stations to Bedwyn should travel to Reading by the 22:22 London Paddington to Oxford service. Road transport will operate between Reading and Bedwyn.

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.