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 each night between Purley and Gatwick Airport from 23:00 from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 August

Start date
24/08/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Bedford and Gatwick Airport / Brighton and also between Peterborough and Horsham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Gatwick Airport, closing the lines that Thameslink use.

From 23:00 each night, trains between Purley and Gatwick Airport will be diverted via Redhill. Journey times between these stations may be extended by up to 20 minutes

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