Future engineering work

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Amended evening services between Basingstoke and Southampton Central between Monday 26 February and Thursday 1 March

Start date
26/02/2018  00:00
End date
01/03/2018 
Route affected

CrossCountry between Newcastle / Manchester Piccadilly and Southampton Central

South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Woking and Basingstoke / Southampton Central / Portsmouth Harbour / Poole / Weymouth

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway
Description

Engineering work will be taking place between Basingstoke and Winchester, closing all lines each evening from Monday to Wednesday and into the early hours of Thursday morning.

CrossCountry:

The 19:27 Manchester Piccadilly to Southampton Central service, and the 17:32 Newcastle to Southampton Central service will both be diverted between Basingstoke and Southampton Central, and will not call at Winchester or Southampton Airport Parkway. Customers for these stations should use alternative South Western Railway services.

South Western Railway:

The 21:10 Weymouth to London Waterloo service will terminate at Eastleigh. A replacement bus will run between Eastleigh and Basingstoke, where the train will re-start.

The 21:39 and 22:39 London Waterloo to Southampton Central services will call additionally at Woking and terminate at Basingstoke. Replacement buses will run between Basingstoke and Southampton Central.

The 21:42 London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour service will call additionally at Clapham Junction and terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus will run between Basingstoke and Eastleigh, and a train service will run between Eastleigh and Portsmouth Harbour.

The 22:05 London Waterloo to Poole service will be diverted after Woking, making additional stops at Guildford, Havant and Fareham, then all booked stations from Southampton Central to Poole. Replacement buses will run from Basingstoke to Southampton.

The 22:30 Southampton to London Waterloo service will terminate at Eastleigh. A replacement bus will run between Eastleigh and Basingstoke, where the train will re-start.

The 22:35 London Waterloo to Poole service will not run.

The 23:05 London Waterloo to Poole service will be diverted after Woking, making additional stops at Guildford, Havant, Fareham, St Denys (set down only), then all booked stations from Southampton Central to Poole. At Woking, the back 5 coaches will detach to form an additional service from Woking to Basingstoke.

The 23:24 Portsmouth Harbour to London Waterloo service will terminate at Eastleigh. A replacement bus will run between Eastleigh and Basingstoke.

The 23:35 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will not run.

The 23:40 London Waterloo to Salisbury service will call additionally at Farnborough and Fleet. A replacement bus will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central.

The 00:05 London Waterloo to Bournemouth service will terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus will run between Basingstoke and Eastleigh. A train service will run between Eastleigh and Bournemouth.

The 01:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus will run between Basingstoke and Southampton Central.

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

Bicycles:

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.