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 Romsey and Southampton Central from 22:15 on Saturday 8 until 22:15 on Sunday 9 September

Start date
08/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Romsey and Portsmouth Harbour / Brighton

South Western Railway between Salisbury and Romsey / Southampton Central and also between London Waterloo and Portsmouth / Poole

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Romsey and Southampton Central from 21:15 on Saturday and all day on Sunday, closing some lines.

Great Western Railway:

Services via Southampton Central will be retimed.

South Western Railway:

Services between Salisbury and Romsey will run between Salisbury and Southampton Central via Eastleigh. Replacement buses will run between Romsey and Southampton Central via Redbridge.

Services between London Waterloo to Poole / Portsmouth will run to an amended timetable, with some trains being cancelled entirely.

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


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.