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.

Buses replace trains between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon on Sunday 29 September

Start date
29/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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London Overground between Highbury & Islington and Crystal Palace / West Croydon

Southern between London Bridge and Caterham / East Croydon / Horsham / Brighton

TOC(s) affected
London OvergroundSouthern

Engineering work is taking place between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon via Sydenham, closing some lines.

London Overground 

No services will run between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon. Customers should use alternative Southern services.


All day Sunday , no trains will run between London Bridge and East Croydon / West Croydon via New Cross Gate. A reduced service will run to / from London Bridge via Peckham Rye with extended journey times.

Buses will run between New Cross Gate and West Croydon. Please use London Underground services on the Jubilee Line and London Overground services between London Bridge and New Cross Gate via Canada Water.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground 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.