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.

Reduced Thameslink service between London St Pancras Internatonal and London Bridge / London Blackfriars on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 September

Start date
12/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Bedford and Brighton and

between Luton and Sutton and

between Kentish Town and Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between West Hampstead and London St Pancras International, closing some lines.

No Bedford / Sutton trains between London St Pancras International and London Bridge / London Blackfriars.

You can use London Underground / Buses between London St Pancras International and London Bridge / London Victoria.

A reduced and revised service between Bedford / Luton and London St Pancras International. Trains between Brighton and Bedford will run between Brighton and London Bridge.

Trains will not stop at Kentish Town. A replacement bus service will operate between West Hampstead Thameslink and London St Pancras International calling at Kentish Town.

Trains between Luton / St Albans and Sutton via Wimbledon will start / terminate at London Blackfriars. On Sunday, until 12:00 all stations services between Luton and London St Pancras International will start/ terminate at St Albans City. Customers should use alternative services between Luton and St Albans City. 

Services will not run via Mitcham Junction, use alternative Southern services for stations via Mitcham Junction.

Trains between Kentish Town and Rainham will run between Dartford and Rainham only. Use London Buses / Underground / DLR between London Bridge and Plumstead, and Southeastern replacement buses between Plumstead and Lewisham.

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.

You can plan your journey on London Buses / Underground and Docklands Light Railway by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

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.