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.

Buses replace trains between Streatham / Norwood Junction and Sutton / Epsom on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February

Start date
24/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southern between London Victoria / London Bridge and Epsom / Epsom Downs / Sutton / Horsham

Thameslink between Luton and Wimbledon / Sutton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Streatham / Norwood Junction and Epsom / Epsom Downs, closing all lines.

As a result of these works, the following alterations will be made:


  • Services between London Bridge and West Croydon will be diverted to terminate at East Croydon.
  • London Victoria to Horsham services will be run between London Bridge and Horsham.
  • London Victoria to Epsom / Dorking / Epsom Downs services will not run.
  • London Victoria to Sutton services will be diverted to terminate at South Croydon.


Replacement buses will run between Streatham and Epsom, and also between Norwood Junction and Sutton / Epsom Downs.


An amended train service will run between Luton and Wimbledon via Tooting. Customers for stations between Mitcham Eastfields and Wimbledon / Sutton can use local buses on any reasonable route.

Ticket acceptance:

South Western Railway are accepting valid Southern tickets between Epsom and Dorking.

Thameslink customers with a valid ticket can use local TfL buses on any reasonable route.

Check before you travel:

To plan your journey, please use 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.