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 early morning services to and from London Bridge from Monday 9 until Friday 13 April

Start date
09/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Trains between London Bridge and London Victoria / Streatham Hill / Purley / Caterham / East Croydon.

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and Crystal Palace / Norwood Junction from 00:10 until 05:10 each night, closing some lines.

The following amendments will apply:

  • The 23:54 London Victoria to London Bridge will divert after Crystal Palace and terminate at Norwood Junction. A bus service will operate from Crystal Palace to London Bridge.
  • The 23:55 London Bridge to Streatham Hill will be replaced by a bus service throughout.
  • The 00:04 Purley to London Bridge service will run later than advertised between East Croydon and London Bridge.
  • The 00:06 London Bridge to Caterham service will divert not calling at New Cross Gate, Brockley, Honor Oak Park, Forest Hill, Sydenham, Penge West and Anerley.
  • The 00:12 and 00:36 services between London Bridge to East Croydon will be replaced by a bus throughout. 

    Check before you travel:

    These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

    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.