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 trains between Westbury and Southampton Central on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 February

Start date
10/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour

South Western Railway between Salisbury and Romsey / Frome / Bristol Temple Meads

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Warminster and Romsey. As a result, trains will be unable to run.

Great Western Railway:

Services between Cardiff Central / Great Malvern and Portsmouth Harbour will terminate at Warminster. Replacement buses will run between Warminster and Southampton Central.

An amended train service will run between Southampton Central and Portsmouth Harbour.

Westbury to Salisbury, Westbury to Southampton Central and Frome to Southampton Central services will not run.

Customers for Romsey should travel with South Western Railway via Southampton Central.

Most services between Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton will not run. On Sunday, the 0819 Romsey to Brighton service will be diverted after Cosham to Fratton, Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour.

South Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Salisbury and Romsey, calling at Dean and Mottisfont & Dunbridge.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.