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 Gatwick Express service on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 October

Start date
20/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Brighton

TOC(s) affected
Gatwick Express

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes closing the line.

All weekend Gatwick Express will operate a half hourly service, trains will only run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport. These trains will not run between Gatwick Airport and Brighton.

If you are travelling between London Victoria and Brighton please use Southern direct services which will be operating via an alternative route.

Additional information

On Sunday, no trains will run until 06:00. Customers should use alternative trains.

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.