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 Basingstoke and Winchester from 14:05 Saturday 09 and Sunday 10 June

Start date
09/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between Newcastle / Leeds / Manchester Piccadilly and Bournemouth / Southampton Central

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place from 14:05 on Saturday 09 and all day Sunday 10 June between Basingstoke and Winchester, closing some lines.

Trains will divert via Guildford not calling at Basingstoke, Winchester and Southampton Airport Parkway. Journey times will be extended by one hour. CrossCountry rail replacement road transport will operate between Basingstoke and Winchester.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.