Future engineering work

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No London Overground service between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction over the Christmas Holiday

Start date
23/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Trains between Highbury & Islington and New Cross Gate / West Croydon / Crystal Palace / Clapham Junction (via Surrey Quays)

TOC(s) affected
London Overground

Track work is taking place between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction, closing the line over the Christmas Holiday period.

Please note, there is no scheduled service on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.

No trains will run between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction from Saturday 23 until Sunday 31 December inclusive.

Customers should use London Buses between Highbury & Islington and Dalston Junction to complete the journey.

Buses will run as follows:

Service S: Camden Road - Holloway Road (Caledonian Rd & Barnsbury Tube) - Highbury & Islington - Canonbury - Dalston Junction - Hackney Central - Homerton - Hackney Wick - Stratford.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.


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.