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Amended service between Purley and Balcombe from Monday 2 to Friday 6 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 02 Sep 2024 to 06 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Brighton

Southern between London Victoria and Brighton / Eastbourne

Thameslink between Bedford / Cambridge and Brighton


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Purley and Balcombe, closing some lines.

As a result from Monday to Friday, train services operating from 23:00 to 05:30 will run to an amended timetable, with some journey times extended by up to 15 minutes between Purley and Balcombe.

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