Future engineering work

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Amended late night / early morning service between Guildford and Gatwick Airport from Monday 18 to Friday 22 February

Start date
18/02/2019  00:00
End date
22/02/2019 
Route affected

Between Reading and Gatwick Airport

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway
Description

Late night bridge and tunnel maintenance is taking place between Guildford and Redhill, closing some lines.

The following changes will apply:

Monday 18 to Thursday 21 February

  • 22:36 Reading to Gatwick Airport will terminate at Guildford - A replacement bus service will run from Guildford to Redhill, calling at all intermediate stations. Customers requiring Earlswood or Gatwick Airport may use alternative trains at Redhill, to help you complete your journey.
  • 23:34 Reading to Gatwick Airport will terminate at Guildford - A replacement bus service will run from Guildford to Gatwick Airport.
  • 23:18 Gatwick Airport to Reading will terminate at Redhill - A replacement bus service will run from Redhill and Guildford to connect with a later running train service from Guildford to Reading.

 

Tuesday 19 to Friday 22 February

  • 04:31 Reading to Gatwick Airport will depart Guildford at approximately 05:40 and will terminate at Redhill - Customers requiring Earlswood or Gatwick Airport may use alternative trains at Redhill, to help you complete your journey.
  • 06:00 Gatwick Airport to Reading will start from Redhill - Customers may use alternative trains between Gatwick Airport and Redhill, to help you complete your journey.

 


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

Bicycles:

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.