Great Western Railway Status | Amended late night / early morning Great Western Railway service to / from Redhill / Gatwick Airport from Monday 15 to Friday 19 January

Updated at: 20-Nov-2023 09:12:10: AM

Operator:  Great Western Railway

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Routes affected:

Between Reading and Gatwick Airport

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Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Reading and Blackwater, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

Monday to Thursday

The 23:22 Gatwick Airport to Reading will terminate at Guildford. A replacement bus service will run from Guildford to North Camp, Blackwater, Wokingham and Reading.


The 23:33 Reading to Gatwick Airport will terminate at Guildford. A replacement bus will run from Guildford to Dorking (Deepdene), Reigate, setting down only at Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.

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This page created on: 26-Oct-2023 06:08:52: AM