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Last updated:Today at 07:22
Train companies affected:Elizabeth line, Great Western Railway

Buses replace late night trains between Purley and Gatwick Airport via Redhill from Monday 19 to Friday 23 February 

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Engineering work details

Starts 19 Feb 2024 to 23 Feb 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southern / Thameslink services via Redhill


Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Gatwick Airport via Redhill, closing various lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

From 23:45 on Monday to Thursday evenings until the end of service each night (early on Tuesday to Friday mornings), trains that usually run via Redhill will be diverted, not calling at stations via Redhill.

Replacement buses will run between East Croydon / Purley and Horley / Gatwick / Horsham via Redhill.

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.