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.

Reduced train service to / from Guildford on Sunday 29 March

Start date
29/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Newcastle and Guildford

Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Portsmouth Harbour,  also between Ascot and Guildford.

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place in the Guildford area, closing most lines.


Trains will not run between Reading and Guildford. Customers should use Great Western Railway services between Reading and Guildford.

Great Western Railway

Buses replace trains between North Camp and Shalford.

South Western Railway

Buses replace trains between Aldershot Guildford and between Woking and Haslemere.

Trains can run between London Waterloo and Guildford via Effingham Junction.

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.