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 Sydenham and West Croydon after 23:00 on Tuesday 14 May

Start date
14/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Overground between Highbury & Islington and West Croydon

Southern between London Bridge / London Victoria and Crystal Palace / West Croydon / Sutton

TOC(s) affected
London OvergroundSouthern

Engineering work is taking place between Sydenham and West Croydon after 23:00 on Tuesday into early hours of Wednesday morning.

London Overground

No southbound London Overground service from Sydenham to West Croydon after 23:45. The 23:17 and 23:32 trains from Highbury & Islington to West Croydon are diverted to Crystal Palace. 


After 23:00, an amended timetable will be in operation for trains running between Sydenham and West Croydon. Some trains will be replaced by buses between Sydenham and Norwood Junction / East Croydon.

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

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.