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 4 and Sunday 5 April

Start date
04/04/2020  00:00
End date
05/04/2020 
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Bournemouth and Reading / Birmingham New Street /Nottingham / Manchester Piccadilly / Newcastle

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Lymington Pier / Bournemouth / Poole / Weymouth

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Brockenhurst and Bournemouth, closing all lines.

CrossCountry:

Buses replace trains between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth.

South Western Railway:

Saturday:

Buses will replace trains between Southampton Central and Poole, and also between Brockenhurst and Poole.

Trains that usually run between London Waterloo and Weymouth will be amended to run between London Waterloo and Brockenhurst. Trains that usually run between London Waterloo and Poole will be amended to run between London Waterloo and Southampton Central.

A shuttle train service will run between Brockenhurst and Lymington Pier.

Sunday:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Southampton Airport / Southampton Central and Poole.
  • Southampton Central and New Milton (via Lymington Pier).

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.