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 Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth on Sunday 15 April

Start date
15/04/2018  00:00
End date
15/04/2018 
Route affected
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between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Weston-super-Mare / Westbury and Frome / Weymouth / Portsmouth Harbour

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Yeovil Pen Mill and Dorchester West, closing all lines.

Services that run to / from Weymouth will be amended to start / terminate at Yeovil Pen Mill or Frome. Replacement buses will run between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth, calling at all stations.

An additional train will run at 17:30 from Westbury to Castle Cary and Yeovil Pen Mill.

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 typing in your station here.

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.