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 New Cross Gate and West Croydon on Saturday 31 March and Sunday 1 April

Start date
31/03/2018  00:00
End date
01/04/2018 
Route affected
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London Overground between Highbury & Islington and Crystal Palace / West Croydon

Southern between London Bridge and Caterham and between London Bridge and London Victoria

Thameslink between London Bridge and Brighton and between Bedford and Three Bridges

 
TOC(s) affected
London OvergroundSouthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between New Cross Gate and Norwood Junction closing all lines.

London Overground replacement buses will operate between New Cross Gate and West Croydon via Crystal Palace.

Southern trains are replaced by buses between New Cross Gate and West Croydon via Crystal Palace.

Trains between London Bridge and Caterham / Tattenham Corner will not run. 

Trains between London Bridge and London Victoria and will now run between London Victoria and Tattenham Corner via Crystal Palace.

Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield / Horsham will run between East Croydon and Uckfield / Horsham.

Thameslink trains between London Bridge and Brighton will not run. Customers should use alternative road / rail services to complete their journey.

The 21:52 Bedford to Brighton service will terminate at Haywards Heath. Customers can use the following Southern service between Haywards Heath and Brighton.

The 22:22 and 22:40 Bedford to Brighton services will terminate at Haywards Heath. A replacement bus service will operate between Haywards Heath and Brighton.

The 23:10 and 23:40 Bedford to Three Bridges will run upto 20 minutes later than advertised from East Croydon. 

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.

Bicycles:

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.