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 at Redhill on Sunday 8 December

Start date
08/12/2019  00:00
End date
08/12/2019 
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport

Southern between London Victoria and Bognor Regis / Brighton / Portsmouth Harbour / Reigate; Redhill and Tonbridge 

Thameslink between Bedford / Cambridge and Gatwick Airport; Bedford and Three Bridges; London Bridge and Horsham: 

 
TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Redhill area closing some lines.

Gatwick Express trains will be reduced to a half hourly service due to the reduction in line capacity between Purley and Gatwick Airport.

Great Western Railway trains are replaced by buses between Guildford and Gatwick Airport.

Southern trains are diverted between Purley and Horley and will not call at intermediate stations via Redhill. 

Replacement buses will run between Purley and Horley calling at all intermediate stations via Redhill.

Buses will also replace trains between Redhill and Tonbridge.

Thameslink trains are diverted between Purley and Horley and will not call at intermediate stations via Redhill.

Customers should use Southern replacement buses between Purley and Horley to complete their journey.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.