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.

No trains between Shadwell and Highbury & Islington, or to / from New Cross on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 November

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London Overground to / from Highbury & Islington / New Cross

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London Overground

Engineering work is taking place at various locations in the New Cross / Shadwell areas, closing various lines over the course of the weekend.

No London Overground services will run to / from New Cross, or between Shadwell and Highbury & Islington on Saturday or Sunday.

A reduced services will run between Shadwell and Clapham Junction / Crystal Palace / West Croydon.

Replacement buses will run between Shadwell and Dalston Kingsland, and you can use alternative London Overground services between Dalston Kingsland and Highbury & Islington.

You can also use your ticket on London Bus routes 53 / 177 / 453 to / from New Cross. Be aware that New Cross Gate station is within walking distance of New Cross station.

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 pandemic. Please check before your journey.

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

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.