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 evening trains between Basingstoke and Southampton Central from Monday 10 to Wednesday 12 February

Start date
10/02/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

CrossCountry between Newcastle / Manchester Piccadilly and Southampton Central

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

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Basingstoke and Winchester, closing some lines.


The following trains will be diverted between Basingstoke and Southampton Central to run on an alternative route:

  • The 17:32 Newcastle to Southampton Central service.
  • The 19:27 Manchester Piccadilly to Southampton Central service.

Customers for stations between Basingstoke and Southampton Central should use South Western Railway services.

South Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Southampton Central, with a few buses running between Basingstoke and Winchester, Basingstoke and Eastleigh and also Basingstoke and Portsmouth Harbour.

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.