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 Bournemouth / Poole and Weymouth from 23:30 on Saturday 14 and all day on Sunday 15 December

Start date
14/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Southampton Central / Bournemouth and Weymouth

TOC(s) affected
South Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Bournemouth / Poole and Weymouth, closing lines from 23:30 on Saturday and all day on Sunday.

On Saturday, a bus service will operate at 23:28 from Bournemouth to Weymouth and a bus service at 23:10 from Weymouth to Bournemouth.

On Sunday, buses will replace trains between Poole and Dorchester South. 

Fast bus service will run between Poole and Weymouth calling at Wareham and Wool.

A train service will run between Dorchester South and Weymouth.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.