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 late night services in the Sutton / Wimbledon service from Monday 2 to Thursday 5 September

Start date
02/09/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southern between London Victoria and Epsom Downs / Epsom / Dorking / Horsham

Thameslink between Bedford / Luton / St Albans and Sutton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place from Monday evening until Friday morning in the Mitcham / Sutton area, closing some lines overnight.


From 23:15 (Monday to Thursday) until the end of service, buses will replace trains between Balham and Sutton via Mitcham Junction.

Trains between London Victoria and Epsom Downs / Epsom / Dorking / Horsham will be diverted to run via West Croydon.


From 23:00 (Monday to Thursday), trains will be diverted to run to / from Wimbledon via Sutton. Trains will not run to stations between Streatham and Sutton via Mitcham Junction, or between Streatham and Wimbledon via Tooting. Customers for these stations should use London Buses to complete their journey.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on 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.