Road Closure: Above Bar & Commercial Road - Sat 21 April

Friday, April 06 2018

Please be aware that Above Bar Street (between the junctions with Cumberland Place/Brunswick Place and the junction with Civic Centre Road/New Road) and Commercial Road (between Above Bar Street and the junction with Havelock Road/Cumberland Place) will be closed from 07:00 on Saturday 21 April to allow for preparations to be made for the ABP Southampton Full and Half Marathons & 10k races the following day.


During this time, our Bluestar 1, 2, 4, 7, 17 and 18 services and Unilink U1 and U2 services will divert using a combination of Civic Centre Road, Havelock road and Cumberland Place, and will be unable to serve the following stops:

Heading out of the City:

B*1 & 2:

The Cenotaph (Stop HD)
Please use BBC Studios/Havelock Road (Stop AL) or London Road/Giddy Bridge.

B*4, 7, 17, 18:

Art Gallery/Commercial Road (Stop HF and HG)
Please use BBC Studios/Havelock Road (Stop AL)


Civic Centre Road (Stop AO) and The Cenotaph (Stop HD)
Please use BBC Studios/Havelock Road (Stop AL) or London Road/Giddy Bridge


Art Gallery, Commerical Road (Stop HE) and Cenotaph (Stop HD)
Please use Mayflower Halls/West Park Road (Stop SG) or London Road/Giddy Bridge

Coming into the City:

B*1, 2 & U1:

The Cenotaph (Stop HA), Civic Centre Road (Stop AI)
Please use London Road/Giddy Bridge, SeaCity Museum (Stop AM) or Asda/Marlands, Portland Terrace.

B*7 &18:

Art Gallery/Commercial Road (Stop HE)
Please use SeaCity Museum (Stop AM)

Inbound B*4, 17 and U2C are unaffected.

These road closures will remain in place through to 20:00 on Sunday 22 April, along with many other roads in and around Southampton. To read about our diversion plans for Sunday 22 April, please click here.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Bluestar 1
Bluestar 2
Bluestar 4
Bluestar 7
Bluestar 17
Bluestar 18

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