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 / early morning Great Western Railway service through Gomshall from Monday 27 April to Friday 1 May

Start date
27/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Reading and Gatwick Airport

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Gomshall and Redhill from 23:00 until 05:35 each night, also between Shalford and Gomshall from 23:25 to 05:10 each night, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday:

Reading - Gatwick Airport:

  • The 22:29 Reading to Gatwick Airport will terminate Guildford. A replacement bus will operate forward from Guildford to Redhill calling all stations. Trains will operate between Redhill to Gatwick Airport.
  • The 23:34 Reading to Gatwick Airport will terminate Guildford. A replacement bus will operate from Guildford to Dorking (Deepdene), Reigate, not picking up at Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Gatwick Airport - Reading:

  • The 23:18 Gatwick Airport to Reading will terminate Redhill (and restart Guildford). A replacement bus will operate from Redhill to Reigate, Dorking (Deepdene) and Guildford for a later rail connection from Guildford setting down only at North Camp, Blackwater, Wokingham and Reading.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 04:31 Reading to Gatwick Airport will depart Guildford 05:33, operating later than normal to Redhill where it will terminate.
  • The 06:01 Gatwick Airport to Reading will start from Redhill 06:17.

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