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 Thameslink services in the London Blackfriars area from Monday 28 September to Friday 2 October

Start date
28/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Thameslink between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks / Orpington

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the London Blackfriars area overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing some lines overnight.

After 22:00 until the end of service, trains which usually run between Luton / St Albans and Sutton will run between West Hampstead Thameslink and Herne Hill. Customers can use London Buses and alternative Southern services for travel towards Sutton.

Monday to Thursday -The 23:22 Sevenoaks to London Blackfriars service will run as normal to Denmark Hill, then be diverted to terminate at London Victoria. A bus will run from Denmark Hill to London Blackfriars.

Tuesday to Friday - The 04:56 London Blackfriars to Orpington service will be amended to start from London Victoria.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.