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 evening trains to / from Newbury / Bedwyn from Monday 28 November to Thursday 1 December

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Route affected

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

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Bedwyn, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

After 21:50 each night, buses will replace trains between:

  • Reading and Newbury.
  • Reading and Bedwyn.
  • Newbury and Bedwyn.


Some trains will be cancelled entirely, with other trains making additional stops.

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.