Future engineering work

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Amended Great Western Railway service between Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 September

Start date
25/09/2021 
End date
26/09/2021 
Route affected

Between Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour / Great Malvern

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Brighton and Ford, closing some lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will apply:

Saturday:

The 06:50 Portsmouth Harbour to Brighton service will not run. You should use alternative services.

The 09:00 Brighton to Great Malvern (terminating at Bristol Temple Meads) service will start from Portsmouth Harbour at 09:50, calling at Portsmouth & Southsea and Fratton, before returning to it's normal route at Cosham. If you are travelling from stations between Brighton and Cosham, you should use earlier alternatives and change en-route.

Sunday:

The 11:15 Bristol Temple Meads (starting from Bristol Parkway) to Brighton service will divert after Cosham to Fratton, Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour. You can change en-route for alternative services towards Brighton.

The 17:46 Brighton to Bristol Temple Meads (terminating at Westbury) service will start from Portsmouth Harbour calling at Portsmouth & Southsea and Fratton before returning to it's normal route at Cosham. If you are travelling between Brighton and Cosham, you should use earlier services and change en-route.

Check before you travel:

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