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 / Romsey and Southampton Central / Fareham on Sunday 2 August

Start date
02/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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CrossCountry to / from Southampton Central / Bournemouth

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

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountrySouth Western Railway

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


Trains will be diverted, and will not call at Southampton Airport Parkway or Winchester. Journey times will be extended by up to 30 minutes. Customers for Winchester or Southampton Airport Parkway should use South Western Railway train / bus services to complete their journey.

South Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Winchester and Southampton Central.
  • Winchester and Fareham.
  • Southampton Central 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:

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.