Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 18/10/2021 18:00. Update now

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 evening trains in the Elephant & Castle area from Monday 11 to Thursday 14 October

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Route affected

Thameslink between Luton / St Albans / London Blackfriars and Sutton / Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Elephant & Castle and London Blackfriars, closing some lines from Monday evening until Friday morning.

As a result:

  • The 22:37 St Albans to Sutton service will terminate at Herne Hill.
  • The 22:54 Luton to Sutton service will terminate at London Blackfriars.
  • The 23:22 Sevenoaks to London Blackfriars service will be diverted to London Victoria, and will not stop at Elephant & Castle (Monday to Thursday).


You can use London Buses / London Underground to complete your journey.

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 / London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner