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 Portsmouth Harbour and Chichester from Saturday 4 to Monday 6 May

Start date
04/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Great Malvern / Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Romsey / Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton

Southern between Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton / London Victoria

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouthern

Engineering work is taking place between Havant and Chichester, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway services that usually run to / from Brighton will be amended to run to / from Portsmouth Harbour, and will not run between Cosham and Brighton.

Customers to / from Brighton should use Southern services to complete their journey.

Southern trains are replaced by buses running between Portsmouth Harbour and Chichester, calling at Portsmouth & Southsea, Fratton, Havant, Emsworth and Southbourne.

Trains will not run between Southampton and Portsmouth Harbour. Customers should use alternative trains between Southampton and Portsmouth Harbour.

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.