Island Line reduced to hourly service for maintenance

By IW Galleries Feb 27, 2020

Maintenance work has led to an hourly service on Island Line today (Thursday), South Western Rail has confirmed.

The company has told passengers that services between Shanklin and Ryde Pier Head will be delayed until 2pm.

A spokesperson for South Western Rail said

“Due to a train fault between Shanklin and Ryde Pier Head fewer trains are able to run.

“We have been informed that a train on the Island Line requires maintenance .

“This means we can only operate one train per hour on the line.”