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 trains in the Sydenham area on Wednesday 29 August

Start date
29/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southern between London Bridge and East Croydon / Caterham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Sydenham and Norwood Junction, closing some lines.

The 00:17 London Bridge to Caterham service will be subject to extended journey times.

The 00:35 London Bridge to East Croydon service will be diverted after Sydenham, and will not call at Penge East and Anerley. A replacement bus service will run between Sydenham and East Croydon to serve these stations.

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 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.