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 late night trains between Norwood Junction and West Croydon from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 August

Start date
06/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Overground between Highbury & Islington and West Croydon

Southern between London Victoria and Sutton / Epsom Downs

TOC(s) affected
London OvergroundSouthern

Engineering work is taking place between Norwood Junction and Sutton, closing all lines.

London Overground services will not run between Sydenham and West Croydon. Passengers should use Southern trains between Sydenham and Norwood Junction and rail replacement buses operated by Southern will run between Norwood Junction and West Croydon.

Southern - It is not yet known how Southern will be affected by this engineering work.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.