Great Western Railway Status | Buses replace early morning / late night trains between Burnham and Taplow on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 September

Updated at: 08-Jul-2024 08:37:46: AM

Operator:  Great Western Railway

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Routes affected:

Great Western Railway between London Paddington and Reading / Didcot Parkway

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Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place between Southall and Reading, closing some lines on Saturday and Sunday evening, and on Sunday morning.

As a result, the following trains will not call at Burnham or Taplow:


  • The 23:45 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.


  • The 00:34 London Paddington to Reading service.

After this time, trains normally only call at Burnham as Taplow station closes on Sundays.

The following trains will not call at Burnham:

  • The 06:20 Reading to London Paddington service.
  • The 06:38 London Paddington to Reading service.
  • The 23:31 London Paddington to Didcot Parkway service.
  • The 23:53 Didcot Parkway to London Paddington service.

Replacement buses will run between Slough and Burnham.

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.

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

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This page created on: 08-Jul-2024 08:37:46: AM

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