Travel Updates

 

South Western Railway services during Christmas and New Year 2020/2021

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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Wednesday 23 December

 

No engineering work is planned on this day.

Thursday 24 December

 

No engineering work is planned on this day.

There will be an early shut down of South Western Railway services.

Friday 25 December

 

No service.

Saturday 26 December

 

No service.

Sunday 27 December

 

A significantly reduced service will operate.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Monday 28 December

 

A significantly reduced service will operate.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Tuesday 29 December

 

A significantly reduced service will operate.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Wednesday 30 December

 

A significantly reduced service will operate.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Thursday 31 December

 

A significantly reduced service will operate.

On New Years Eve, there is usually free travel on the TfL network, plus South Western Railway usually schedule additional services through the night. But with the annual fireworks cancelled, the last trains will leave London Waterloo pre-midnight as normal.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Friday 1 January 2021

 

A Sunday service will run.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Engineering work will close the line between Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour. Buses will replace trains between Fareham and Portsmouth calling at all stations.

Saturday 2 January

 

A Saturday service will run, subject to engineering work reductions.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Engineering work will close the line between Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour. Buses will replace trains between Fareham and Portsmouth calling at all stations.

Sunday 3 January

 

A Sunday service will run, subject to engineering work reductions.

Engineering work is taking place between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction, closing some lines. There will be no train service at Vauxhall and Queenstown Road stations. Customers should use alternative stations.

Engineering work will close the line between Basingstoke and Salisbury. Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Salisbury. A revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Basingstoke, and between Salisbury and Exeter St Davids. South Western Railway services to Bristol and Yeovil via Westbury will also be revised.

Engineering work will close the line between Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour. Buses will replace trains between Fareham and Portsmouth calling at all stations.

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Last updated:   12 November 2020