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.

Major improvement work at London Victoria from Sunday 23 December to until 04:00 Wednesday 2 January

Start date
22/12/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All Gatwick Express / Southern routes from / to London Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Major improvement work is taking place renewing the track at Battersea Pier Junction to improve reliability around the London Victoria area.

Most trains will divert to run to / from London Bridge.

No Gatwick Express services will run. Trains to and from Gatwick Airport will run from other central London stations including Blackfriars and London Bridge.

Alternative travel arrangements will be in place between Clapham Junction and London Victoria. 

All services at Clapham Junction are expected to be very busy. Please avoid Clapham Junction if possible.

Southeastern trains are not affected by this engineering work.

Ticket acceptance

Customers can use London Underground between London Victoria and London Bridge / London Black Friars / Balham / Vauxhall.

South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction.

Southeastern / Thameslink trains are not affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey up to and including Friday the 28 December, using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner