South Western Railway announce new train services

South Western Railway announce new train services

Published by Maria Greenwood at 12:08pm 8th March 2019.

The new timetable will be introduced on the 19th May.

South Western Railway have announced extra services.

Their summer Saturday service from Weymouth via Yeovil will be back, and is extended to run from London Waterloo.

The new timetable comes in from the 19th May.

Andy Mellors, Managing Director of South Western Railway said: “There will be substantial changes to our next timetable starting in May, which will bring over 300 additional train services a week for our customers across the network.

“Many of these service enhancements are based on extensive consultations and feedback sessions that were undertaken previously with local stakeholders, businesses, community groups and customers."

Some of the highlights for the West of England lines are:

  • Additional off-peak services extended to / from Yeovil Junction from Salisbury creating new Yeovil – Waterloo journey options.
  • The summer Saturday service to / from Weymouth via Yeovil returns and is extended to run from Waterloo.

Full details of all timetable changes for May 2019 are available online at

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