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 Thameslink services at London St Pancras International today

Start date
25/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All Thameslink routes to / from London St Pancras International

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the London St Pancras International area closing some lines.

The following changes will apply:

  • Trains between Bedford and Brighton will not run as a through service. Trains will run between Bedford and London St Pancras International high level platforms and between London St Pancras International low level platforms and Brighton.
  • Trains between Cambridge / Peterborough and Brighton / Horsham will continue to run through London St Pancras International.
  • Trains will not stop at Kentish Town. Use replacement buses between West Hampstead Thameslink and London St Pancras International.
  • Trains between Luton / St Albans City and Sutton (via Wimbledon) will start / terminate at London Blackfriars and will not call at stations via Mitcham Junction. Customers can use Southern services for stations via Mitcham Junction.
  • Trains between Luton and Rainham will start / terminate at London Blackfriars, will not call at stations between Deptford and Plumstead, but will call additionally at Lewisham, Blackheath, Eltham, Bexleyheath and Barnehurst. Customers can use Southeastern replacement buses between Plumstead and Dartford / Deptford.

East Midlands Trains are also affected by this engineering work, for more details see here

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.