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 trains to / from London Victoria on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April

Start date
13/04/2019  00:00
End date
14/04/2019 
Route affected
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All Southern routes to / from London Victoria, between London Bridge and Uckfield and also between Milton Keynes Central and East Croydon

Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport / Brighton

 
TOC(s) affected
Southern
Description

On Saturday, engineering work is taking place between Balham and East Croydon closing most lines and on Sunday between London Victoria and Clapham Junction closing all lines.

Gatwick Express

Gatwick Express trains will not run all weekend. 

Customers should use alternative Southern or Thameslink trains between London Bridge and Gatwick Airport / Brighton. 

Southern

Saturday

A reduced service will run to / from London Victoria with most trains being diverted to run to / from London Bridge.

Replacement buses will run between Balham and East Croydon.

Due to the congestion at London Bridge, trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will run between Oxted and Uckfield. Customers should use trains to / from East Grinstead and change at Oxted to complete your journey.

Trains between Milton Keynes Central and East Croydon will run between Milton Keynes Central and Clapham Junction. Customers should use alternative services between Clapham Junction and East Croydon to complete your journey. 

Sunday

Buses will replace trains between London Victoria and Clapham Junction calling at Battersea Park.

All trains are diverted to run to / from London Bridge.

The train service between London Victoria and Reigate will not run. Customers should use alternative services to complete your journey. 

Additional ticket acceptance

All weekend, customers may use London Underground on any reasonable route between London Victoria and London Bridge.

Additional advice

Southeastern and Thameslink trains are not affected by this engineering work.

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.