Last updated 9 August 2022


Please only travel if absolutely necessary during this period.

If you have to travel, please check your train times as close to your journey as possible.

We are sorry for the disruption this will cause.

STRIKE DAY SERVICES – Thursday 18 and Saturday 20 August

  • A severely limited service will run between 07:15 and 18:30 on some routes, with the rest of the network closed – See table and map below
  • Where trains are running, they are expected to be very busy
  • Journey planners will be updated 2-4 days in advance of each strike day
  • Find out more about the impact of the industrial action via our FAQs page 
  • For an alphabetical list of our stations showing if they will have services on a strike day or not click here
  • You can see if alternative public transport options are available via: www.traveline.info

Summary of Strike Day Services – 18 and 20 August:

Waterloo to Southampton Waterloo to Woking Waterloo to Basingstoke Waterloo to Windsor
First train from Waterloo: 0730 First train from Waterloo: 0720 First train from Waterloo: 0715 First train from Waterloo: 0715
Last train from Waterloo: 1700 Last train from Waterloo: 1750 Last train from Waterloo: 1745 Last train from Waterloo: 1722
First train from Southampton: 0730 First train from Woking: 0718 First train from Basingstoke: 0724 First train from Windsor: 0730
Last train from Southampton: 1659 Last train from Woking: 1748 Last train from Basingstoke: 1654 Last train from Windsor: 1730
Services will call at:
London Waterloo
Clapham Junction
Woking
Basingstoke
Winchester
Eastleigh
Southampton Airport Parkway
Southampton Central
Services will call at:
London Waterloo
Clapham Junction
Wimbledon
Surbiton
Esher
Hersham
Walton-on-Thames
Weybridge
Byfleet & New Haw
West Byfleet
Woking
Services will call at:
London Waterloo
Clapham Junction
Surbiton
Woking
Brookwood
Farnborough
Fleet
Winchfield
Hook
Basingstoke
Services will call at:
London Waterloo
Vauxhall
Clapham Junction
Wandsworth Town
Putney
Barnes
Barnes Bridge
Chiswick
Kew Bridge
Brentford
Syon Lane
Isleworth
Hounslow
Feltham
Ashford
Staines
Wraysbury
Sunnymeads
Datchet
Windsor & Eton Riverside
  • Some services at the start and end of each strike day will run outside of this standard pattern
  • The Island Line is not subject to strike action and will operate as usual

South Western Railway network map - where services are running on strike days

Download the strike map
 

SERVICES ON FRIDAY 19 AND SUNDAY 21 AUGUST

We will run the usual timetable, but due to the impact of the industrial action and the challenges of getting trains and people in the right place to operate after strike days:

  • First trains will start much later than usual
  • First trains will be much busier than usual
  • On Friday 19 August, TfL Underground, Overground and bus services are also affected by strikes
  • If you must travel on any of these days, please check your entire journey carefully before arriving at the station

Please only travel if absolutely necessary throughout this strike action.

If you have a ticket for a strike day and want to find out about for more information on ticket acceptance, refunds and compensation arrangements please click here.

We are sorry for the disruption this strike will cause and thank you for your patience and understanding as the rail industry works to bring this damaging nationwide action to an end.

Strike FAQs

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Strike timetables

View the timetables for the strike days

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Ticket acceptance, refunds and compensation

I have a ticket for a strike day – what should I do?

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