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 between Basingstoke and Eastleigh / Southampton Central / Fareham on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 November

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CrossCountry between Manchester Piccadilly / Reading and Southampton Central / Bournemouth 

South Western Railway between London Waterloo / Reading / Winchester and Alton / Guildford / Woking / Basingstoke / Salisbury / Exeter St David's / Weymouth / Poole / Portsmouth 

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CrossCountrySouth Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Basingstoke and Winchester all weekend, closing some lines.


Saturday and Sunday:

Trains will not call at Winchester or Southampton Airport Parkway and journey times may be extended by up to 45 minutes.

You can use South Western Railway services between Basingstoke and Winchester.

South Western Railway:


Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Eastleigh.


Buses will replace trains between Basingstoke and Fareham / Southampton Central.

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.