Welcome to the Woodside Avenue Travel Plan Site. We’re here to help you utilise the best of your area, be that shops, facilities or public transport.
This page is designed for you! Think of this page as your one stop shop for all the latest, up to date information regarding travel and your local area. On this page you can find information on:
- Local Shops and Centres
- Bus stops/timetables/fares
- Train station/timetables
- Cycle routes, shops
- Events on in your local area
Much of the information is provided through direct links to other websites, ensuring that the information we give, and you use, is up to date.
The accessibility map below highlights all of the major amenities and points of interest that can be found in the vicinity of your new home.
Eastleigh has a fantastic range of facilities, amenities and services, however you are also not too far from both Hedge End Retail Park and Southampton City Centre if you want a change of scene. Click here for a more detailed list of facilities and where to find them.
Eastleigh Railway Station is located approximately 1.5km (a 20 minute walk or 6 minute cycle) from you.
The station is well equipped to suit your every need, with 130 cycle storage spaces, 133 car parking spaces, customer help points and CCTV.
Eastleigh Railway Station has great access to lots of destinations including Portsmouth, Romsey, Poole and London Waterloo. This should make your commute, weekend away or day trip as easy as possible.
Even better, National Rail offers a text service for when you are on the move. More information can be found here. Try visiting the National Rail website for information regarding live arrivals and departures.
As the local bus network offers convenient routes to local destinations, could this be the travel mode for you? The nearest bus stops to you are situated on Leigh Road and provide services to Eastleigh and Chandlers Ford.
The table below demonstrates the local bus services available near you:
Local Bus Services
You are also within a 20 minute walk of Eastleigh Bus Station which provides a more comprehensive range of services and destinations, including frequent services to Hedge End, Winchester, Southampton City Centre and Romsey.
A bus journey to Hedge End takes approximately 30 minutes whilst a journey to Southampton City Centre takes approximately 40 minutes.
If you fancy getting out on your bike, cycle routes in the area make cycling an easy way to travel. The map below shows cycle routes within your area.
Local Cycle Routes
This handy map is found on Sustrans and is helpful in finding cycle routes in any given area. The green shows traffic free routes, whereas the purple routes are on-road.
In addition, Lakeside Country Park is situated 2.8km (10 minute cycle) south of your development which provides 22 hectares of lake, meadow and woodland. A small train operates around the park providing an excellent opportunity to see the features on offer. Why not take the children for a bike ride and enjoy a picnic in the park?
What’s on in your local area
Not sure what events are going on in your local area? A full list of events in Eastleigh can be found here. Have a look through and gather some ideas for family fun, sporting adventures and other sustainable activities.
Local Travel News
National Rail Enquiries – To search for engineering works on rail routes. Search via route or operator e.g. Southern.
Hampshire County Council: The council website provides up-to-date traffic and travel news, including planned roadworks and sporting events which may force closures to the surrounding roads.