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 Warminster / Andover and Southampton Central / Gillingham on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 June

Start date
06/06/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads and Portsmouth Harbour / Brighton

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Salisbury / Exeter St Davids, and also between Bristol Temple Meads / Salisbury and Romsey / Southampton Central

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work  is taking place between Warminster and Romsey, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:


Buses will replace trains between Salisbury and Southampton Central, calling at Romsey.


Buses will replace trains between Warminster and Southampton Central, calling at Salisbury. Customers to / from Romsey should use South Western Railway services to complete their journey.

An amended train service will run between Bristol Temple Meads and Warminster, and also between Southampton Central and Portsmouth Harbour / Brighton.

South Western Railway:


Buses will replace trains between:

  • Andover and Salisbury.
  • Salisbury and Romsey.


Buses will replace trains between:

  • Andover and Gillingham.
  • Salisbury and Romsey.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.