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 overnight / early morning Thameslink trains each night from Tuesday 27 to Thursday 29 March

Start date
27/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Bedford and Sutton / Brighton

TOC(s) affected

Each night from 22:00 to 04:30 Tuesday to Thursday, finishing at 04:30 Friday, engineering work is taking place between London St Pancras International and London Blackfriars and also between Streatham and Sutton, closing some lines.

Tuesday and Wednesday

All trains between London St Pancras and London Blackfriars will depart from the south bound platforms.

Thursday and Friday

All trains between London St Pancras and London Blackfriars will depart from the north bound platforms.

Tuesday to Thursday

Trains between Bedford and Sutton are diverted to run via Mitcham Junction and will not call at stations via Wimbledon.

Customers should use local buses on any reasonable route for stations via Wimbledon.

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.