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.

Amended service at Weymouth on Sunday 4 March

Start date
04/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Bristol Temple Meads / Weston-super-Mare and Weymouth

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Weymouth

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Dorchester West and Weymouth, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway

Buses replace trains between Dorchester West and Weymouth.

South Western Railway

Three buses will run every hour between Wareham and Weymouth. Trains between London Waterloo and Weymouth will run between London Waterloo and Wareham.

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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.