Great Western Railway Status | Buses replace evening / morning trains between Basingstoke and Reading on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 April





Updated at: 31-Jan-2024 13:52:03: PM

Operator:  Great Western Railway

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Great Western Railway between Basingstoke and Reading

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Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Reading West, closing various lines overnight.

Saturday:

The following trains will not run:

  • The 22:35 Reading to Basingstoke service.
  • The 23:05 Reading to Basingstoke service.
  • The 23:20 Basingstoke to Reading service.
  • The 23:40 Basingstoke to Reading service.

These trains will be replaced by one bus in each direction.

Additionally, the 22:55 Basingstoke to Reading service will run earlier than usual, at 22:40.

Sunday:

The following trains will not run:

  • The 07:37 Reading to Basingstoke service.
  • The 08:06 Basingstoke to Reading service.
  • The 08:37 Reading to Basingstoke service.
  • The 09:06 Basingstoke to Reading service.
  • The 09:37 Reading to Basingstoke service.
  • The 10:06 Basingstoke to Reading service.

Replacement buses will run between Reading and Basingstoke.

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: 17-Jan-2024 14:58:59: PM