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.

No trains to / from Portsmouth Harbour on Sunday 12 November

Start date
12/11/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth / Brighton

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Portsmouth Harbour

Southern between London Victoria and Portsmouth Harbour and between Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western RailwaySouthern

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Hilsea and Portsmouth Harbour closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Hilsea and Portsmouth Harbour.

Great Western Railway replacement buses will run between Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour. Customers traveling to / from Brighton will have to change at Fareham and use alternative rail services to complete their journeys.

Southern replacement buses will run between Havent and Portsmouth Harbour.

South Western Railway replacement buses will run between Fareham / Havant / Cosham and Portsmouth Harbour.

Check before you travel:

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


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.