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.

Amended service between Southampton Central and Poole on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 January

Start date
05/01/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Nottingham / Manchester Piccadilly / Birmingham New Street and Bournemouth

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

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Brockenhurst and Bournemouth, closing all lines.


Trains will not run between Southampton Central and Bournemouth. Road transport will be provided to run between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth.

South Western Railway

Saturday and Sunday

Trains between London Waterloo and Weymouth will run between London Waterloo and Brockenhurst.

Buses will run between Southampton Central / Brockenhurst and Poole.

Additional services will run between Weymouth and Poole.


Trains between London Waterloo and Poole will run between London Waterloo and Southampton Central.


Trains between London Waterloo and Poole will run between London Waterloo and Brockenhurst.

A replacement bus will run between Poole and New Milton.

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.