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 service in the Havant area on Sunday 5 April

Start date
05/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Romsey / Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton

South Western Railway between Portsmouth Harbour / Portsmouth & Southsea and Woking / London Waterloo

Southern between Southampton Central / Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton / London Victoria

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western RailwaySouthern

Engineering work is taking place between Cosham and Southbourne, and between Hilsea and Petersfield, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Services to / from Brighton will not run between Cosham and Brighton. These services will be diverted to run to / from Portsmouth Harbour, or will be cancelled entirely. Customers should use Southern services between Cosham and Brighton.

South Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Portsmouth Harbour and Petersfield.


Buses will replace trains between Chichester and Portsmouth Harbour.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Great Western Railway or South Western Railway, 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.