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 trains in the Guildford area from Friday 10 to Sunday 19 April

Start date
10/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Guildford /  Portsmouth Harbour / Havant, and also between Guildford and Farnham.

CrossCountry between Newcastle and Guildford

Southern between Guildford and London Bridge

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western RailwaySouthern

Engineering work is taking place in the Guildford area from Friday 10 to Sunday 19 April, closing some lines at various times.

Further information can be found here.

From Friday 10 to Monday 13 April, there will be no trains at Guildford.

Great Western Railway:

Trains will run to an amended timetable between Reading and Ash.

Buses will run between North Camp and Redhill / Gatwick Airport, calling at Guildford.

The 23:34 Reading to Ash will connect at North Camp with road transport from North Camp to Guildford, setting down only at Dorking Deepdene, Reigate, Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

South Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Farnham and Guildford with some buses on Sunday running between Aldershot and Guildford.

Buses will also replace trains between Woking and Haslemere.

From Friday 10 to Monday 13 April, buses will replace trains between Clandon and Guildford


Trains will not run between Reading and Guildford. Customers travelling between Reading and Guildford should use Great Western Railway services to complete their journey.


Southern services that usually run to / from Guildford will be amended to run to / from Epsom. Customers for stations between Epsom and Guildford should use South Western Railway services.

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.