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 services to / from London Paddington late on Saturday 15 and all day on Sunday 16 October

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Great Western Railway services to / from London Paddington

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Engineering work is taking place at various locations between London Paddington and Reading, closing various lines late on Saturday and all day on Sunday.


The 21:40 Taunton to London Paddington service will not call at Slough.

The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service will terminate at Slough. A replacement bus will run from Slough to London Paddington.


Early morning:

The 00:33 London Paddington to Reading service will start from Slough, with earlier replacement buses from London Paddington to Slough.

06:20 Reading to London Paddington will terminate Ealing Broadway. London Underground connections to Central London.

06:34 London Paddington to Reading and 07:27 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway will start from Ealing Broadway. London Underground connections from Central London.

All day:

Most trains will be retimed to depart London Paddington up to 10 minutes earlier than usual, or will arrive at London Paddington later than usual.

Some trains will be amended to not call at Ealing Broadway or Hayes & Harlington. For these stations, you should use alternative train services.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London 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.