South Western Railway services during Christmas and New Year 2021/2022

Please find below a day-by-day summary of the services that South Western Railway will be running over the Christmas and New Year Bank Holiday period.

This information is subject to change due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, please check before you travel.

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Thursday 23 December

 

Normal service.

Friday 24 December

 

A revised service will run and the network will shut down completely by about 22:00.

Please check your journey is possible before starting.

Saturday 25 December

 

No service on Christmas Day.

Sunday 26 December

 

No service on Boxing Day.

Monday 27 December

 

A revised Saturday service will run.

Engineering work in the Woking area means the following service changes will be made:

  • London Waterloo - Weymouth services will be revised. An hourly service will be diverted between Clapham Junction and Southampton Central and will call additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham. An hourly service will also run between Farnborough and Weymouth. These services will call additionally at Fleet, Winchfield and Hook.
  • London Waterloo - Portsmouth via Eastleigh services will start from Farnborough.
  • London Waterloo - Portsmouth via Guildford services will be diverted between Clapham Junction and Guildford and will not call at Woking. Some services will call additionally at Surbiton.
  • London Waterloo - Salisbury stopping services will not run.
  • London Waterloo - Exeter St Davids services will start from Reading and will call additionally at Overton, Whitchurch and Grateley.
  • London Waterloo - Alton services will start from Guildford and will call additionally at Wanborough and Ash.
  • Guildford - Farnham services will not run. Passengers should travel on the revised Guildford to Alton service.
  • London Waterloo - Basingstoke stopping services will not run.
  • London Waterloo - Woking stopping services will terminate at Weybridge.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham route will have a revised service. 

The following buses will run:

  • Guildford and Farnborough (non-stop)
  • Guildford and Basingstoke (non-stop)
  • Weybridge and Farnborough via Woking.
  • Weybridge and Aldershot via Woking.
  • Woking and Guildford.

Tuesday 28 December

 

A revised Saturday service will run.

Engineering work in the Woking area means the following service changes will be made:

  • London Waterloo - Weymouth services will be revised. An hourly service will be diverted between Clapham Junction and Southampton Central and will call additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham. An hourly service will also run between Farnborough and Weymouth. These services will call additionally at Fleet, Winchfield and Hook.
  • London Waterloo - Portsmouth via Eastleigh services will start from Farnborough.
  • London Waterloo - Portsmouth via Guildford services will be diverted between Clapham Junction and Guildford and will not call at Woking. Some services will call additionally at Surbiton.
  • London Waterloo - Salisbury stopping services will not run.
  • London Waterloo - Exeter St Davids services will start from Reading and will call additionally at Overton, Whitchurch and Grateley.
  • London Waterloo - Alton services will start from Guildford and will call additionally at Wanborough and Ash.
  • Guildford - Farnham services will not run. Passengers should travel on the revised Guildford to Alton service.
  • London Waterloo - Basingstoke stopping services will not run.
  • London Waterloo - Woking stopping services will terminate at Weybridge.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham route will have a revised service. 

The following buses will run:

  • Guildford and Farnborough (non-stop)
  • Guildford and Basingstoke (non-stop)
  • Weybridge and Farnborough via Woking.
  • Weybridge and Aldershot via Woking.
  • Woking and Guildford.

Wednesday 29 December

 

A revised Saturday service will run.

Engineering work in the Vauxhall area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • London Waterloo - Salisbury stopping services will start from Basingstoke.
  • London Waterloo - Shepperton services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo to London Waterloo via Wimbledon and Kingston services will start from Kingston.
  • London Waterloo - Chessington services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Epsom services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Dorking services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Hampton Court services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Woking stopping services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.

Thursday 30 December

 

A revised Saturday service will run.

Engineering work in the Vauxhall area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • London Waterloo - Salisbury stopping services will start from Basingstoke.
  • London Waterloo - Shepperton services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo to London Waterloo via Wimbledon and Kingston services will start from Kingston.
  • London Waterloo - Chessington services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Epsom services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Dorking services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Hampton Court services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Woking stopping services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.

Friday 31 December

 

A revised Saturday service will run.

Engineering work in the Vauxhall area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • London Waterloo - Salisbury stopping services will start from Basingstoke.
  • London Waterloo - Shepperton services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo to London Waterloo via Wimbledon and Kingston services will start from Kingston.
  • London Waterloo - Chessington services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Epsom services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Dorking services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Hampton Court services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Woking stopping services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.

Saturday 1 January 2022

 

A revised Sunday service will run.

Engineering work in the Vauxhall area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • London Waterloo - Basingstoke / Alton stopping services will be revised.
  • London Waterloo - Dorking services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Epsom services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Woking stopping services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - London Waterloo via Wimbledon and Kingston services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Chessington South services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Hampton Court services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Shepperton services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.

Buses will run between Clapham Junction, Earlsfield and Wimbledon.

Engineering work in the Southampton area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • A revised service will run between London Waterloo and Southampton Airport Parkway.
  • A revised service will run between London Waterloo and Portsmouth via Eastleigh.
  • Buses will run between Eastleigh, Southampton Airport Parkway and Southampton Central.
  • A revised service will run between Southampton Central, Bournemouth, Poole and Weymouth
  • Salisbury to Romsey via Southampton Central services will terminate at Southampton Central.
  • Chandlers Ford will be served by diverted Great Western Railway services.
  • Southampton Central to Portsmouth stopping services are revised and will start at St Denys.
  • Buses will run between Southampton Central and Woolston.

Sunday 2 January

 

A Sunday service will run.

Engineering work in the Vauxhall area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • London Waterloo - Basingstoke / Alton stopping services will be revised.
  • London Waterloo - Dorking services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Epsom services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Woking stopping services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - London Waterloo via Wimbledon and Kingston services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Chessington South services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Hampton Court services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.
  • London Waterloo - Shepperton services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall and Earlsfield.

        

Buses will run between Clapham Junction, Earlsfield and Wimbledon.

Engineering work in the Southampton area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • A revised service will run between London Waterloo and Southampton Airport Parkway.
  • A revised service will run between London Waterloo and Portsmouth via Eastleigh.
  • Fast buses will run between Eastleigh, Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth.
  • Buses will run between Eastleigh, Southampton Central, Brockenhurst and Bournemouth.
  • A revised service will run between Bournemouth, Poole and Weymouth.
  • Brockenhurst - Lymington Pier services will not run.
  • Buses will run between Eastleigh and New Milton via Southampton Central, Brockenhurst and Lymington.
  • Salisbury to Romsey via Southampton Central services will terminate at Romsey.
  • Buses will run between Romsey and Eastleigh via Southampton Central.
  • Chandlers Ford will be served by diverted Great Western Railway services.
  • Southampton Central to Portsmouth stopping services will not run.
  • Buses will run between Southampton Central and Fareham.
  • A revised service will run between Fareham and Portsmouth.
  • Beaulieu Road station will be closed.

        

Engineering work will be taking place between Guildford and Petersfield. As a result:

  • London Waterloo - Portsmouth Harbour via Guildford services will terminate at Guildford.
  • Buses will run between Guildford and Petersfield.
  • A revised train service will run between Petersfield and Portsmouth Harbour.

       

Engineering work will be taking place in the Ascot area. As a result:

  • London Waterloo - Reading services will terminate at Virginia Water.
  • Buses will run between Virginia Water and Reading via Ascot.
  • Ascot to Guildford services will start from Aldershot.
  • Buses will run between Virginia Water and Aldershot via Ascot.

 

Monday 3 January

 

A revised Saturday service will run.

Engineering work in the Vauxhall area means the following changes will be made to services:

  • London Waterloo - Salisbury stopping services will start from Basingstoke.
  • London Waterloo - Woking stopping services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Dorking services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Epsom services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Guildford via Cobham services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - London Waterloo via Wimbledon and Kingston services will only run between Kingston and London Waterloo via Richmond.
  • London Waterloo - Chessington South services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Hampton Court services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
  • London Waterloo - Shepperton services will be revised and will not call at Vauxhall.
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Last updated:   29 September 2021