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 / early morning Southern services from Monday 5 to Friday 9 November

Start date
05/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southern routes

TOC(s) affected

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

Monday to Friday

  • Overnight trains between London Victoria / London Bridge and Sutton / Epsom Downs will run between London Victoria / London Bridge and Selhurst / Norwood Junction. A replacement bus service will run between Selhurst / Norwood Junction and Sutton / Epsom Downs.

Tuesday to Thursday

  • Trains between London Victoria and Eastbourne will be diverted between Haywards Heath and Lewes and will call additionally at Brighton. A replacement bus service will run between Haywards Heath and Lewes / Eastbourne.

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.