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Last updated:Today at 10:00
Train companies affected:South Western Railway
Last updated:Today at 04:05
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace trains between Crystal Palace and West Croydon via Norwood Junction on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 27 Dec 2023 to 28 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between London Bridge and Epsom and

between London Victoria and West Croydon / Sutton / Epsom Downs


Engineering work is taking place between Crystal Palace and West Croydon via Norwood Junction, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

All day on Wednesday and Thursday:

Buses will replace trains between Crystal Palace and West Croydon via Norwood Junction. A reduced service will run between London Victoria and Crystal Palace, please use the trains that run between London Victoria and London Bridge.

Trains on the Purley and Tattenham Corner routes will only run between Purley and Ceterham / Tattenham Corner. Please use alternative trains between Purley and London Bridge.

Trains between London Bridge / London Victoria and Epsom / Dorking / Horsham will run to an amended and reduced timetable. Tickets will also be accepted on Southwestern Railway trains between Epsom and Dorking.

Trains which usually run between Reigate and London Victoria will only run between Reigate and Redhill please use alternative trains between Redhill and London.

Trains between London Bridge and Beckenham Junction will not run. Tickets will be accepted on London Trams between East Croydon and Beckenham Junction.

Please use alternative trains between London Bridge and East Croydon.

Check before you travel: 

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice: 

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.