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 Purley and Redhill on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 April

Start date
27/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport / Brighton

Southern between London Victoria / London Bridge and Reigate / Gatwick Airport / Horsham / Brighton / Bognor Regis

Thameslink between London Bridge and Three Bridges / Horsham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Earlswood and Three Bridges, closing some lines.

Gatwick Express:

On Saturday a half hourly service will run between London Victoria and Brighton, calling at Gatwick Airport.

On Sunday, no trains will run. Customers should use alternative Southern services to complete their journey.


On Saturday services will be retimed, with journeys taking longer than usual. Trains will depart / arrive earlier or later than usual.

On Sunday, a reduced service will run to / from London Victoria, with many trains being amended to run to / from London Bridge. Valid tickets to / from London Victoria can be used on London Underground services between London Bridge and London Victoria.

Services between London Victoria and Reigate will not run. Customers should change at Redhill for alternative services to / from London stations. Services between London and Brighton will be extended, and will take longer than usual.


On Saturday and Sunday, services will not call at Coulsdon South or Merstham. Customers should travel on alternative Southern services to / from these stations.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner