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 services in the Southampton Central area until 22:15 on Sunday 16 September

Start date
16/09/2018  00:00
End date
16/09/2018 
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Brighton / Portsmouth Harbour and Bristol Parkway / Bristol Temple Meads and between Brighton and Romsey and between Romsey and Salisbury

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Southampton Central / Weymouth / Poole and between Portsmouth Harbour / Portsmouth & Southsea and Southampton Central and between Eastleigh and Poole and between Romsey and Salisbury

Southern between Brighton / Littlehampton and Southampton Central 

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western RailwaySouthern
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Southampton Central area until 22:15 on Sunday 16 September, closing some lines.

Great Western Railway

The following alterations will be in place:

- The 08:19 Romsey to Brighton and also the 10:08 and 12:08 Cardiff Central to Brighton services will be diverted and terminate at Portsmouth Harbour.

- The 16:35 Cardiff Central to Brighton and the 17:40 Cardiff Central to Portsmouth Harbour services will terminate at Westbury.

- The 11:10 Brighton to Cardiff Central will start at Portsmouth Harbour.

- The 15:47 & 17:46 Brighton to Bristol Temple Meads services will start at Westbury.

- The 21:46 Brighton to Portsmouth Harbour service will not run. Customers are advised to use alternative Southern services.

Customers are advised to use alternative Great Western Railway services to complete their journey.

South Western Railway 

The following alterations will be in place:

- Trains between Salisbury and Romsey will be extended to Eastleigh

- 54 minutes past the hour services between London Waterloo and Poole / Portsmouth will depart at 50 minutes past the hour.

- 55 minutes past the hour services between Poole and London Waterloo will leave earlier, this time is yet to be confirmed.

- 5 minutes past the hour services between London Waterloo and Poole will NOT run.

- Trains between Portsmouth and Southampton Central will terminate at St Denys.

Southern

It is not yet known how Southern are affected by these engineering works.

CrossCountry services are NOT affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

If travelling with Great Western Railway and South Western Railway, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with Southern, 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.