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.

Buses replace trains between Yeovil Pen Mill / Wareham and Weymouth on Sunday 24 March

Start date
24/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Bristol Temple Meads / Weston-super-Mare / Swindon and Weymouth

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Weymouth

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Yeovil Pen Mill / Wareham and Weymouth, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway

Replacement buses will run between Yeovil Pen Mill and Weymouth. These will include fast buses, calling only at Yeovil Pen Mill, Dorchester West and Weymouth and stopping buses, calling at all stations.

South Western Railway

Replacement buses will run between Wareham and Weymouth.

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.