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 Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 March

Start date
24/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport / Brighton

TOC(s) affected
Gatwick Express

On Saturday engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton closing the line and on Sunday between East Croydon and Gatwick Airport closing some lines.


A half-hourly service will run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport. London Victoria to Brighton services will not run.


Until 06:30 Gatwick Express services will not run. A replacement bus service will operate between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

After 06:30 trains will run as follows:

  • 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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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.