Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended Thameslink service on Sunday 10 December

Start date
10/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Bridge and Brighton, between London Victoria and Sevenoaks; between Bedford and Brighton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between West Hampstead Thameslink and Herne Hill, closing some lines.

A reduced service of two trains per hour will operate between:

  • London Bridge and Brighton
  • London Bridge and Sutton via Wimbledon
  • Between London St Pancras International and Bedford
  • Between London St Pancras International and Luton
  • Between London Victoria and Sevenoaks


Trains will not call at Kentish Town. A bus will operate between London St Pancras International and West Hampstead Thameslink.

Passengers for services via Mitcham Junction should use Southern services and passengers for Haydons Road and Tooting should use local buses.

Passengers should use London Underground between London St Pancras International and London Bridge / London Victoria. Rail replacement buses will operate outside of London Underground operating hours.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.