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 service to / from Redhill on Sunday 5 January

Start date
05/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport

Southern between London Victoria / London Bridge and Horsham / Brighton / Lewes / Eastbourne / Hastings / Bognor Regis / Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton

Thameslink between Bedford / Peterborough / Cambridge / London Bridge and Horsham / Brighton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between East Croydon / Purley and Three Bridges, closing some lines.

Gatwick Express:

No Gatwick Express services will run. Customers should use Southern or Thameslink trains / buses to complete their journey.


Trains will run to a revised timetable between East Croydon and Brighton


From approximately 10:00, trains which run between Bedford and Three Bridges will be unable to call at Earlswood or Salfords. A replacement bus service will run between Redhill and Horley to serve these stations.

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.