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.

Buses replace trains in the Basingstoke / Winchester area on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 October

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CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly and Bournemouth

Great Western Railway between Reading and Basingstoke

South West Trains between London Waterloo and Weymouth / Poole / Southampton Central

TOC(s) affected
CrossCountryGreat Western RailwaySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Basingstoke, resulting in the closure of some lines.


Sunday only:

Buses will replace trains between Reading and Winchester, also calling at Basingstoke.

Great Western Railway:

Sunday only:

Buses will replace trains between Reading and Basingstoke, also calling at Reading West, Mortimer and Bramley.

South Western Railway:


Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Andover.


Buses will replace trains between:

  • Woking and Andover.
  • Woking and Winchester.
  • Woking and Basingstoke


Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

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.