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 trains between Reading and Gatwick Airport on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 October

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Great Western Railway between Reading and Gatwick Airport

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Great Western Railway

Engineering work is taking place between Earlswood and Gatwick Airport late on Saturday night and early on Sunday morning, closing all lines.


The 23:34 Reading to Gatwick Airport service will terminate at Redhill. A replacement bus will run from Redhill to Gatwick Airport.


The 06:11 Gatwick Airport to Reading service will start from Redhill at 06:41. An earlier rail connection will run from Gatwick Airport to Redhill.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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.