Future engineering work

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Amended train services between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 March

Start date
21/03/2020  00:00
End date
22/03/2020 
Route affected
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London Overground between Highbury & Islington and Crystal Palace / West Croydon

Southern between London Victoria and London Bridge, also between London Bridge and East Croydon / Coulsdon Town / Caterham / Epsom / Uckfield

Thameslink between Bedford and Brighton, also between Cambridge and Brighton

 
TOC(s) affected
London OvergroundSouthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / Norwood Junction, closing some lines.

London Overground

No trains will run between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon.

Customers should use Southern services to complete their journey.

Southern

Saturday

  • Trains to / from London Bridge via Sydenham will not run.
  • Trains between London Bridge and Caterham via Streatham will divide at Purley with a portion running to / from Tattenham Corner.
  • Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will run between East Croydon and Uckfield only.
  • Replacement buses will run between New Cross Gate and West Croydon.
  • Trains between East Croydon and Milton Keynes Central will run between Clapham Junction and Milton Keynes Central only.

Sunday

  • Trains between London Bridge and Caterham / Tattenham Corner will not run.
  • Replacement buses will run between New Cross Gate and West Croydon.

Thameslink

Saturday

  • Trains between Horsham and Peterborough not run as a through service. Trains will run between London Kings Cross and Peterborough and between London Blackfriars and Horsham, not stopping at London Bridge, with journey times to / from Horsham extended by around 10 minutes.
  • A reduced service will operate between Bedford and Gatwick Airport.
  • Trains between St Albans City and Sutton via Mitcham Junction will not run.
  • Trains between Bedford / Cambridge and Brighton will not stop at London Bridge, with journey times extended by around 15 minutes.

Sunday

  • Trains between London Bridge and Horsham will run between Blackfriars and Horsham, not stopping at London Bridge, with journey times extended by around 10 minutes.
  • A reduced service between Bedford and Gatwick Airport.
  • Trains between Bedford and Brighton / Cambridge and Gatwick Airport will not stop at London Bridge, with journey times extended by around 15 minutes.

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.