Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended overnight / early morning Southern trains from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 June

Start date
11/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Southern network resulting in the closure of various lines.

The following alterations will apply:

Monday and Tuesday

The 23:56 London Victoria to London Bridge is replaced by a bus between Balham and London Bridge.

Monday to Wednesday

From approximately 22:50 to 05:00 each night, buses will replace trains between East Croydon and Caterham and between Purley and Tattenham Corner.

The 23:25 London Victoria to Brighton is replaced by a bus between Three Bridges and Brighton.

Tuesday to Thursday

The 00:02 London Victoria to Worthing is replaced by a bus between Three Bridges and Worthing.

01:08 Haywards Heath to Eastbourne is replaced by a bus between Three Bridges and Eastbourne.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.