Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning service through Basingstoke from Monday 28 June to Friday 2 July

Start date
28/06/2021  00:00
End date
02/07/2021 
Route affected
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South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Basingstoke / Winchester and Bournemouth: and between London Waterloo and Poole / Portsmouth Harbour / Weymouth / Southampton Central

 
TOC(s) affected
South Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Basingstoke and Eastleigh, closing some lines each night, finishing on Friday at 05:00. 

As a result of this, the following services will be amended:

Monday to Thursday:

  • 21:10 Weymouth to London Waterloo service will terminate at Eastleigh. A replacement bus service will run from Eastleigh to Basingstoke calling at stations as per the train schedule. Customers can then connect onto a train service for onward travel.
  • 21:39 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will call additionally at Woking and terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus will operate between Basingstoke and Southampton Central.
  • 22:05 London Waterloo to Poole service will be diverted via Havant and call additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham. An earlier replacement bus service will run from Basingstoke connecting into this train (Timing to be confirmed).
  • 22:08 London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour via Eastleigh service will be revised to start from Eastleigh at approximately 23:55. A replacement bus from Basingstoke will connect on to this train.
  • 22:35 London Waterloo to Poole service will not run.
  • 22:39 London Waterloo to Southampton Central will call additionally at Woking and terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus service will then run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central. An additional replacement bus will run from Basingstoke to Portsmouth Harbour.
  • 23:05 London Waterloo to Poole service will divert via Havant and call additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham. A replacement bus service will run at 23:15 from Basingstoke to Southampton Central calling at Winchester, Eastleigh, Southampton Parkway, connecting on to this train Southampton Central.
  • 23:25 Portsmouth Harbour to Winchester service will terminate Eastleigh. A replacement bus will run between Eastleigh and Winchester, calling at stations as per the train schedule.
  • 23:35 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will not run.
  • 23:40 London Waterloo to Salisbury service will call additionally at Farnborough and Fleet. A replacement bus service will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central connecting and will connect on to this train.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • 00:05 London Waterloo to Bournemouth service will terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus will run from Basingstoke to Eastleigh where customers can connect onto a train service for onward travel
  • 01:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central service will terminate at Basingstoke. A replacement bus service will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central

Additionally services will run as follows:

  • A replacement bus service will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central calling at
    Micheldever, Winchester, Eastleigh, Southampton Airport, and St Denys (Timing to be confirmed).
  • 02:10 Eastleigh to Bournemouth train service calling at Southampton Parkway, Southampton Central, Totton, Brockenhurst, New Milton, Christchurch, Pokesdown and Bournemouth.

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.