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.

Reduced Gatwick Express service on Saturday 30 December

Start date
30/12/2017  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria / Gatwick Airport and Brighton

TOC(s) affected
Gatwick Express

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Purley and Gatwick Airport, closing some lines.

A half-hourly Gatwick Express service will operate as follows:

  • On the hour and 30 minutes past the hour from London Victoria to Brighton
  • 18 and 48 minutes past the hour from Brighton to London Victoria


Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.