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Buses replace late night trains between Guildford and Petersfield / Portsmouth Harbour on Monday 22 and Wednesday 24 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 22 Jan 2024 to 24 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Guildford and Portsmouth Harbour


Engineering work is taking place between Guildford and Petersfield, closing all lines overnight on Monday and Wednesday evenings. ​​​​​​​

As a result:

Monday and Wednesday only

  • The 22:19 Portsmouth Harbour to London Waterloo service will be amended to terminate at Petersfield.

  • The 22:30 Waterloo Portsmouth Harbour service will be diverted to run via Winchester.

  • The 22:30 Waterloo Portsmouth & Southsea service will terminate at Guildford.

  • The 23:19 Portsmouth Harbour to Guildford service will terminate at Petersfield.

  • The 23:32 Waterloo Portsmouth Harbour service will terminate at Guildford.

The following additional train services will run:

Monday and Wednesday:

  • The 23:24 Guildford to London Waterloo service.

Tuesday and Thursday:

  • The 00:41 Petersfield to Portsmouth Harbour service.

  • The 01:38 Petersfield to Portsmouth & Southsea.

Replacement buses will run between Guildford and Petersfield / Portsmouth Harbour.

On Tuesday night / Wednesday morning, trains are not affected by engineering work, and will run as normal.

Check before you travel: 

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.