Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 06/05/2021 04:08. Update now

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.

No trains at Salisbury on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 May

Start date
22/05/2021  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads and Portsmouth Harbour.

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

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place in the Salisbury area resulting in the closure of all lines.

Great Western Railway

Trains between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour will now operate between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads and Westbury and then between Romsey, Southampton Central and Portsmouth Harbour.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Westbury and Southampton Central calling at Warminster and Salisbury
  • Westbury and Dilton Marsh

Trains between Great Malvern / Worcester / Bristol Temple Meads and Westbury (and beyond) will all start / terminate at Westbury.

Some trains will not run throughout the weekend.

On Sunday there will be no trains to / form Brighton and customers are to use alternative services to complete their journey.

South Western Railway

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Salisbury and Romsey.
  • Andover and Gillingham

Customers should use alternative services between Bristol Temple Meads and Salisbury to complete your journey.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.