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 Ascot and Guildford on Sunday 16 September

Start date
16/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Waterloo and Basingstoke and between Alton and Woking and between Ascot and Guildford

TOC(s) affected
South Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Brookwood and Ash Vale / Alton, closing all lines.

As a result of this, buses will replace trains on the following routes:

- Alton and Farnborough Main

- Ascot and Guildford

- Bentley and Farnham

The 7 & 37 minutes past each hour services between London Waterloo and Basingstoke will be retimed to depart at 26 & 49 minutes past each hour.

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.