Future engineering work

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Amended trains between East Grinstead and Gatwick Airport / Oxted on Sunday 21 July

Start date
21/07/2019  00:00
End date
21/07/2019 
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

Southern between London Victoria and East Grinstead

Thameslink between Bedford / London Bridge and Brighton, Cambridge and Gatwick Airport and between London Bridge and Horsham

 
TOC(s) affected
SouthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place all day between East Croydon and South Croydon and from 21:00 to the end of service, between Purley and Three Bridges., closing various lines.

Gatwick Express

Until approximately 20:00, a half hourly service will run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

From 20:00 until the end of service, there will be no Gatwick Express trains. Customers should use alternative Southern trains.

Southern

To reduce congestion between East Croydon and South Croydon, trains between London Victoria and Uckfield will run between Oxted and East Grinstead. Customers should use alternative Southern trains between London Victoria and Purley and change for bus service to / from stations to Oxted. 

Customers please note, these buses do not call at Sanderstead. Customers should travel via Purley Oaks as Sanderstead is only a short walk away. 

Thameslink

From approximately 20:45 until the end of service, all trains will be diverted to run via Redhill slightly extending journey times.

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