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 Winchester and Eastleigh on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 September

Start date
26/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry between Newcastle / Manchester Piccadilly and Bournemouth / Southampton Central

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Poole / Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Winchester and Southampton Airport Parkway, closing all lines.


Trains will be diverted via an alternative route between Basingstoke and Southampton Central, and will not call at Winchester or Southampton Airport Parkway. Journey times will be extended by approximately 30 minutes. South Western Railway buses and trains can be used for connections to and from Winchester and Southampton Airport Parkway.

South Western Railway:


Buses will replace trains between Winchester and Eastleigh.


Buses will replace trains between:

Winchester and Southampton Central / Fareham

Romsey and Southampton Central.

Check before you travel:

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.