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 to / from London Victoria on Sunday 13 October

Start date
13/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

All Southern routes to / from London Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Clapham Junction / East Croydon, closing all lines.

Gatwick Express:

No Gatwick Express services will run. Customers should use alternative Southern / Thameslink services to / from London Bridge. Valid tickets can be used on London Underground services between London Victoria and London Bridge.


No trains will run to / from London Victoria. Most services will be diverted to run to / from London Bridge. Services that usually run between London Victoria and West Croydon will run between Streatham Hill and West Croydon. Littlehampton services will be diverted to / from London Bridge, calling additionally at Norwood Junction and Purley.

Replacement buses will run between London Victoria and Streatham Hill / East Croydon.

Overnight buses will operate between London Victoria and London Bridge.

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.