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.

Amended late night service between Basingstoke and Eastleigh from Monday 20 to Thursday 23 September

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between Basingstoke and Eastleigh 

TOC(s) affected
South Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Basingstoke and Eastleigh, closing lines overnight from 22:50. 

As a result of this:

The following services will terminate at Basingstoke:

  • The 21:39 & 22:39 London Waterloo to Southampton Central (calling additionally at Woking)
  • The 00:05 London Waterloo to Bournemouth. (A connecting bus will run to Eastleigh connecting to a train service to Bournemouth)
  • The 01:05 London Waterloo to Southampton Central 


Buses will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central

The following services will terminate at Eastleigh:

  • The 22:30 Southampton Central to London Waterloo 
  • The 21:10 Weymouth to London Waterloo
  • The 23:25 Portsmouth Harbour to Winchester 


Buses will run from Eastleigh to Basingstoke, these will connect with train services to London Waterloo.

Other amendments:

  • The 22:05 & 23:05 London Waterloo to Poole services will be diverted calling at Guildford, Havant and Fareham. Buses will run from Basingstoke to Southampton Central
  • The 22:08 London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour service will start from Eastleigh at 23:35


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