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.

No trains between London St Pancras International and London Blackfriars / London Bridge on Sunday 8 September

Start date
08/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Thameslink between Bedford and Brighton

between Cambridge and Gatwick Airport

between Luton and Sutton 

between St Albans / Kentish Town and Rainham

between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Farringdon / West Hampstead Thameslink and Herne Hill / Loughborough Junction, closing all lines between London St Pancras International and London Blackfriars.

No trains will run between London St Pancras International and London Blackfriars / London Bridge.

Kentish Town:

Trains will not call at Kentish Town. Replacement buses will run between London St Pancras and West Hampstead Thameslink.

Bedford / Luton - Brighton / Rainham:

Services will run between Bedford / Luton and London St Pancras and between London Bridge and Rainham / Brighton.

Cambridge - Gatwick Airport / Horsham:

Services will run between Cambridge and London Kings Cross and London Bridge and Gatwick Airport.

London Blackfriars / Sevenoaks:

Services will run between London Victoria and Sevenoaks, not calling at Elephant & Castle or London Blackfriars.

To / from Sutton / Wimbledon:

No Thameslink trains will run. Customers can use their tickets on Southern train services and London Buses for stations towards Sutton / Wimbledon.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers can use London Underground services between London St Pancras / London Kings Cross and London Blackfriars / London Bridge, and also between London Victoria and Elephant & Castle / London Blackfriars.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground / London Buses by using the Transport for London 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.