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 service through Basingstoke on Sunday 26 September

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

CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly and Bournemouth

Great Western Railway between Reading and Basingstoke

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Basingstoke / Exeter St Davids / Weymouth

 
TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western Railway
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Basingstoke area, closing some lines.

CrossCountry:

CrossCountry trains will run via a diversionary route, not calling at Basingstoke, Winchester or Southampton Airport Parkway. Journeys will be extended by up to an hour. Replacement buses will run between Reading and Winchester via Basingstoke.

Great Western Railway:

Buses will replace trains between Reading and Basingstoke.

South Western Railway:

An amended timetable will be in operation all day.

London Waterloo - Weymouth services will be diverted between Clapham Junction and Southampton Central and will call additionally at Guildford, Havant and Fareham.

London Waterloo to Poole / Portsmouth Harbour via Eastleigh services will start from Winchester.

Buses will run between Woking and Winchester via Guildford and Basingstoke.

If you are travelling from London Waterloo or Clapham Junction, you should travel on services to Guildford to connect with the bus service.

London Waterloo and Portsmouth via Guildford will operate to an amended timetable. These services will not call at Woking but will call additionally at Surbiton.

London Waterloo to Exeter St Davids services will start from Andover.

Buses will run between Woking and Andover via Guildford and Basingstoke.

If you are travelling from London Waterloo or Clapham Junction, you should travel on services to Guildford to connect with the bus service.

Reading to Salisbury services will not run.

London Waterloo to Guildford via Woking stopping services will terminate at Weybridge.

Buses will run between Weybridge and Guildford via Woking.

London Waterloo to Basingstoke stopping services will not run.

Buses will run between Weybridge and Basingstoke via Woking.

London Waterloo to Alton services will run hourly between Guildford and Alton.

London Waterloo to Woking via Staines services will be diverted after Addlestone and will terminate at Weybridge.

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.