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 service to / from Crystal Palace on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 October

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London Overground between Highbury & Islington and Crystal Palace

Southern to / from / via Crystal Palace

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Engineering work is taking place at Crystal Palace, closing all lines.

London Overground:

No trains will run to / from Crystal Palace.

Before 12:00, trains that normally run to / from Crystal Palace will be diverted to run to / from West Croydon.

After 12:00, additional trains will run between Highbury & Islington and New Cross Gate.

Ticket acceptance:

You can use your ticket on London Buses between Anerley and Crystal Palace.


​​​​​​​On Saturday, trains between London Bridge and London Victoria / Beckham Junction will not run. Trains which usually run between London Victoria and West Croydon will run between London Victoria and Streatham Hill only.

On Sunday, trains between London Bridge and Crystal Palace via Peckham Rye / Sydenham will not run.

On both days, replacement buses will run between Balham and West Croydon, calling at Streatham Hill, Tulse Hill, West Norwood, Gipsy Hill, Crystal Palace, Norwood Junction and Selhurst.

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.

You can plan your journey on London Buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner