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Train companies affected:Elizabeth line, Great Western Railway, Heathrow Express
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Train companies affected:South Western Railway
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Train companies affected:National Rail

Amended service between East Croydon and Purley on Sunday 17 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 17 Dec 2023 to 17 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

Southern between London Bridge and East Croydon / Caterham: and between London Victoria and Reigate / Gatwick Airport / East Grinstead / Three Bridges / Brighton / Worthing


Engineering work is taking place between East Croydon and Purley, closing some lines.

Between 01:05 and 06:25, only one line out of four is available for trains to use between East Croydon and Purley. If travelling between these times, journey times will be extended.

After 06:25, the following alterations will apply:

  • Trains between London Bridge and Caterham via Sydenham and Norwood Junction will not run

  • Trains between London Bridge and East Croydon after Tulse Hill will be diverted via Norwood Junction and will run to / from Caterham - As a result, there will be no direct service between Streatham, Streatham Common, Norbury, Thornton Heath and East Croydon. You will need to change trains at Selhurst for services to / from East Croydon

  • Trains between London Victoria and Reigate services will run between Reigate and Redhill only

  • Trains between London Victoria and East Grinstead will call additionally at Selhurst

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