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.

Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Guildford and Redhill / Gatwick Airport from Monday 12 to Friday 16 October

Start date
12/10/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport

TOC(s) affected
Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Gomshall and Redhill, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result:

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:36 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will terminate at Guildford. A replacement bus will run from Guildford to Redhill, calling at all stations. Rail connections are available for onward travel towards Gatwick Airport.
  • The 23:18 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will run between Gatwick Airport and Redhill, and between Guildford and Reading. A replacement bus will run from Redhill to Guildford for later rail connections towards Reading. The bus will call at Reigate and Dorking Deepdene.
  • The 23:34 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will terminate at Guildford. A replacement bus will run from Guildford to Gatwick Airport, calling at Dorking Deepdene, Reigate and calling for customers to disembark only at Redhill.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:25 Gatwick Airport to Redhill service will not run. Customers should use alternative services.

Check before you travel:

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

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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.