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 Bournemouth and Poole on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February

Start date
24/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Waterloo and Weymouth

TOC(s) affected
South Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bournemouth and Poole, closing all lines on Saturday and Sunday.

Replacement buses will run between Bournemouth and Poole. An amended timetable will run between Poole and Weymouth, and also between London Waterloo and Bournemouth.

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.