It seems like it is not a good idea to be travelling via train. In fact, South West Train was telling its passengers not to travel with them until they are able to clear debris from the track. This debris was put on the track by high winds that were seen over the weekend. It hopes to have everything back up and running normally by Tuesday.
The debris on the track has been affecting most of South West’s services. This has led them to a reduced time table. To avoid danger, the trains that are running are limited to just 50 mph. Even on tracks with no debris, trains are limited to 50 mph if high winds are in the area. This is leading to journeys taking longer than they should.
Other train companies are also not likely to run any of their services until the tracks are made safe again. This includes Gatwick Express and Southern. First Great Western, on the other hand, said that it will be running services, but travelling times will be extended just like South West Trains.
Southeastern said that the storm that passed through over the weekend was very disruptive and unpredictable. It has caused a lot of problems for train companies all over the country. Some companies are not even running services, and the ones that are have changed their time tables.
For the people who are planning to travel by train over the next few days, operators are recommending that everyone check their websites to see what trains are running. People can also find this information by visiting their Twitter pages.
A spokesman for South West Trains said that its advice is the same as the advice from other companies. Passengers do not need to travel via train unless it is absolutely necessary. This will clear up train travel for people who have to use it because they have no other choice. Just like the other operators, South West is going to continue to monitor this storm and the aftermath very closely. It will let customers know as soon as services are back up to their full potential.
Of course, this cutback on train travel affects more than just rail passengers. It will also affect other forms of travel as rail passengers look for other means of transportation to get them around the city. In most cases, there will be an increase in traffic on motorways as people either go back to driving their own cars, renting cars or taking taxis. That being said, there will also be an increase in the number of people who travel by bus.
Lately, the face of the travel industry has been changing. People are changing the way that they travel to save money. People are also changing the way that they travel because they are looking to cut back on carbon emissions. This is best done by using different forms of public transportation and cutting back on using individual travel.