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 between London Bridge and East Croydon / West Croydon via Sydenham on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September

Start date
19/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southern between London Bridge and Caterham / Coulsdon Town / Crystal Palace / London Victoria and also between London Victoria and East Croydon / Purley / Oxted / Sutton / Epsom

Thameslink between Bedford and Brighton / Gatwick Airport also between Cambridge and Brighton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and East Croydon via Sydenham, closing all lines.

All day on Saturday and Sunday, no trains will operate between London Bridge and East Croydon / West Croydon via New Cross Gate / Sydenham.

A reduced service will operate between London Bridge and Caterham / Tattenham Corner via Streatham and East Croydon to a revised timetable with extended journey times.

Replacement buses will operate between New Cross Gate and West Croydon.

Please use London Underground Jubilee Line between London Bridge and Canada Water and London Overground services between Canada Water and New Cross Gate (for connections with rail replacement buses).

As a result of this engineering work and trains being diverted, many services in the Southern Metro area between London Victoria and East Croydon, Purley, Oxted, Sutton and Epsom will operate to a revised timetable.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

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