Romsey Road Bridge works

The M27 will be closed in both directions between junctions 3-4 over the weekend of Friday 28 September - Monday 01 October. This is to carry out the first stage of work to replace the Romsey Road Bridge. You can find out more about the work by following the links below:

We are encouraging everyone to consider alternatives to driving at this time and below are a range of options that will help you to get around with minimum inconvenience over the course of the weekend. Simply click on your preferred travel choice to find out more.

Don’t forget, for each of the below options, you can also use our handy Journey Planner to help you plan your route ahead. For public transport, it will even give local travel information in real-time so you’ll always know exactly when the next bus or train will be along! Click here to find out more.

Cycle

Cycling is not only good for you, but it saves money and is often one of the quickest ways to get around! And now we've teamed up with Love to Ride, you can even win prizes while you keep fit and beat the traffic! For your chance to win rewards throughout the year, sign up at lovetoride.net/southampton

If your bike is in need of a check up before you get started, our free Bike Doctor maintenance service can help you get your bike roadworthy again.

And for those of you who haven't cycled in a while or are completely new to cycling, there are a number of instructors in the area who can offer one-to-one skills training. You can also take part in a number of guided rides hosted by trained leaders to offer support.

If you don't have a bike? Why not consider YoBike, the dockless bike-sharing system which allows you to ride for just £1 an hour. Or take the leap and buy your own. You can find advice on how to choose your ideal bike over on our Get Cycle Savvy page. Electric bikes are another great option and can get you from A to B without even breaking a sweat! There's more information about this as well as how to retrofit your own bike here.

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