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 service between East Croydon and Gatwick Airport until 07:20 on Sunday 17 June

Start date
17/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

Southern between London Bridge / London Victoria and Three Bridges / Brighton

Thameslink between London Bridge and Three Bridges / Brighton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between East Croydon and Gatwick Airport, closing some lines.

Gatwick Express:

The 05:00 and 05:30 London Victoria to Gatwick Airport and 05:48 and 06:18 Gatwick Airport to London Victoria services will not run, and will be replaced by buses.


Services between East Croydon and Three Bridges will be diverted, and will take up to 20 minutes longer than usual.


Services between East Croydon and Gatwick Airport will be diverted, and will take up to 15 minutes longer than usual.

The 05:52 Three Bridges to London Bridge service will not call at Horley, Salfords or Earlswood. A replacement bus will run between Gatwick Airport and Redhill.

Check before you travel:

You can check your journey using the National Rail Enquiries real-time 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.