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 Southampton Central and Bournemouth / Poole on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 March

Start date
07/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Newcastle / Manchester Piccadilly / Birmingham New Street an Bournemouth

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

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Southampton Central and Bournemouth / Poole, closing all lines.


Trains will be replaced by buses between Southampton Central and Bournemouth.

South Western Railway:

Trains will be replaced by buses between Southampton Central / Brockenhurst and Poole.

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.