Please be aware that the westbound carriageway of the Redbridge Causeway is expected to be closed from 20:00 on Saturday 11th November until 05:00 on Monday 13th November, for essential maintenance and repairs, which will cause significant disruption to our Bluestar 6, 8, 9 and 12 services.
Special timetables will be in operation if the work goes ahead. These can be found below.
Saturday - After 20:00:
Bluestar 8 will divert from the Redbridge Roundabout via the M271, M27 and A36 Salisbury Road to resume normal route at Totton RC Church.
Bluestar 9 will divert from the Redbridge Roundabout via the M271, M27 and A326 to Spicers Hill & Rushington Roundabout. Buses will serve the bus stop on Spicers Hill instead of the usual Rushington Roundabout stop. Journeys to Southampton will operate as normal.
Bluestar 12 will divert from the Redbridge Roundabout via the M271, M27 and A36 Salisbury Road to the Calmore Drive Roundabout, the bus will then complete the Calmore loop and head to Totton Precinct where buses will terminate. From here, buses will then complete normal route from Totton RC Church to Calmore and return to Southampton as normal. Click here to view the temporary Bluestar 12 timetable.
Sunday - All Day
Bluestar 6 from Southampton will divert non-stop from Redbridge Roundabout via the M271, M27 and A36 Salisbury Road to Totton RC Church where it will resume normal route.The last return journey (1720 from Lymington & 1845 from Southampton) will run 20 minutes later throughout.
Bluestar 8 journey's to/from Southampton will divert non-stop from Central Station to Totton. For the most of the day a shuttle will operate between Totton RC Church & Hythe Ferry Terminal, however some journeys at the start/end of the day will also run into/out of Southampton. Connections are available in Totton with Bluestar 12. Click here to view the temporary Bluestar 8 timetable.
Bluestar 9 journey's from Southampton will divert non-stop between Central Station and Spicers Hill. Buses will then resume normal route from Marchwood By-Pass (Passengers for Rushington Roundabout should use Spicers Hill instead) Click here to view the temporary Bluestar 9 timetable.
Bluestar 9 to Southampton will operate the normal route.
Bluestar 8 & 9 from Southampton will not stop along Millbrook Road during the Sunday closure, passengers should instead use the Bluestar 12.
Bluestar 12 will continue to follow the same diversion as on Saturday. Click here to view the temporary Bluestar 12 timetable.
We sincerely apologise for the inconvenience this will cause.
*Work due to take place on 11-13th November is still to be confirmed.