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 midweek overnight Southern services from Monday 10 to Friday 14 September

Start date
10/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Southern network, closing various lines.

Monday and Tuesday

The following trains are replaced by buses between Streatham Hill and Balham:

  • 22:28 / 22:58 London Bridge to London Victoria
  • 22:50 / 23:56 London Victoria to London Bridge
  • 23:06 / 23:32 London Victoria to West Croydon
  • 22:51 West Croydon to London Victoria

Monday to Wednesday

The 23:25 London Victoria to Brighton is replaced by a bus between Three Bridges and Brighton.

The 23:16 London Victoria to Worthing is replaced by a bus between Three Bridges and Worthing.

Monday to Thursday

Each night between 23:00 and 05:00, some trains will have journey times extended by up to 15 minutes.

The 23:36 London Victoria to Horsham is replaced by a bus between Three Bridges and Horsham.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:02 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne will terminate at Three Bridges. Replacement buses will run between Three Bridges and Worthing / Eastbourne.

The 05:31 Uckfield to London Bridge will not run. There is no alternative replacement transport.

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.