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No Southern / Gatwick Express service to / from London Victoria on Sunday 14 April 

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Engineering work details

Starts 14 Apr 2024 to 14 Apr 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

All Southern / Gatwick Express routes to / from London Victoria


Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and East Croydon, closing all lines.

No Southern or Gatwick Express trains will run to or from London Victoria.

Replacement buses will run between Clapham Junction and East Croydon via West Croydon.

Paper tickets will be accepted on London Underground between London Victoria and Clapham Junction / Balham / London Bridge and on TfL bus 255 between Balham and Streatham Hill, along with TfL buses 170 and 319 and South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction.

Gatwick Express services will not run. Please use Southern and Thameslink services to / from Gatwick Airport.

Trains on the Brighton, Eastbourne / Ore, Littlehampton and East Grinstead routes will be diverted to operate to and from London Bridge, running to an amended timetable with some extended journey times.

Trains on the Horsham / Dorking route will also run to and from London Bridge, running non-stop between Mitcham Eastfields and London Bridge.

Trains will run to an amended timetable between Streatham Hill an West Croydon and between Selhurst and Sutton / Epsom Downs via West Croydon.

Trains will run to an amended timetable between London Bridge and Caterham / Tattenham Corner via Purley.

Trains between London Bridge and London Victoria via Crystal Palace will not run.

No direct services will operate between London and Reigate. Trains will run between Reigate and Redhill. Please use alternative trains between Redhill and London.

No trains will call at stations between London Bridge and East Croydon via Sydenham. You can use your ticket on TfL Underground services between London Bridge and Canada Water and on London Overground between Canada Water and Crystal Palace / West Croydon via New Cross Gate and Sydenham.

No trains will run between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction. Your ticket will be accepted on Southern replacement buses between East Croydon and Clapham Junction, London Underground between Clapham Junction / Victoria and Euston, and London Northwestern Railway services between London Euston and Watford Junction.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground / London Buses by using the Transport for London 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.