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 Cosham / Havant and Portsmouth Harbour on Sunday 9 September

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

South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Southampton Central / Eastleigh and Portsmouth Harbour

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Hilsea and Portsmouth Harbour, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Services between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour will run between Cardiff Central and Fareham, apart from the 17:40 Cardiff Central to Portsmouth service, which will terminate at Westbury.

The 20:18 Cardiff Central to Portsmouth Harbour service will operate in two parts - between Cardiff Central and Bristol Temple Meads, and between Bristol Temple Meads and Fareham. Customers will have to change trains at Bristol Temple Meads.

Services between Cardiff Central and Brighton will run between Cardiff Central and Westbury / Fareham only. Customers should use Southern services between Fareham and Brighton to complete their journey.

Replacement buses will run between Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour, calling at Fratton and Portsmouth & Southsea.

South Western Railway:

Replacement buses will run between Cosham and Portsmouth Harbour, and between Havant and Portsmouth Harbour.

Services between Eastleigh and Portsmouth Harbour will run between Eastleigh and Havant. Services between London Waterloo and Portsmouth will run between London Waterloo and Havant. Services between London Waterloo and Portsmouth via Eastleigh will not run.

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

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.