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 Gatwick Express service on Sunday 28 January

Start date
28/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

TOC(s) affected
Gatwick Express

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Balham and East Croydon until 06:35 and between Purley and Gatwick Airport and between Three Bridges and Brighton, closing some lines.

Trains will operate as follows:

No Gatwick Express train services before 06:30.

  • Before 06:30, replacement buses will run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport only.


After 06:30, the following amended service will run:
  • On the hour and 30 minutes past the hour from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport.
  • 20 and 50 minutes past the hour from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria.


Check before you travel:

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

Project Information:

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