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Last updated:Today at 06:42
Train companies affected:Elizabeth line, Great Western Railway

Buses replace trains between Bournemouth and Poole / Wareham on Sunday 17 March 

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Bournemouth and Poole / Weymouth


Engineering work is taking place between Branksome and Wareham, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Bournemouth and Poole / Wareham.

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.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.