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Buses replace trains between Guildford and Gatwick Airport on Sunday 10 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 10 Mar 2024 to 10 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between Reading and Gatwick Airport


Engineering work is taking place between Guildford and Gomshall, closing all lines.

Trains between Reading and Redhill / Gatwick Airport will operate between Reading and Guildford only.

Replacement buses will operate between Guildford and Gatwick Airport:

  • A 2-hourly fast service (direct), taking approximately 65 minutes

  • An hourly service calling at all stations between Guildford and from Redhill, then Gatwick Airport

Additional advice for customers travelling to / from Redhill:

  • Buses from Guildford to Gatwick Airport will stop at Redhill to set down only; buses from Gatwick Airport to Guildford will stop to pick up only

  • The first stopping bus from Guildford will call Dorking (Deepdene), Reigate, Redhill and Gatwick Airport only

  • First stopping bus from Gatwick Airport will call Redhill, Reigate, Dorking (Deepdene) and Guildford only

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.