Future engineering work

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No trains to / from London Victoria from Monday 27 December to Monday 3 January

Start date
27/12/2021 
End date
31/12/2021 
Route affected

All routes to / from London Victoria

 
TOC(s) affected
Gatwick ExpressSouthern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and East Croydon, closing all lines.

Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 December

There will be no trains at London Victoria.

Rail replacement buses will run between Clapham Junction and East Croydon.

Trains between London Victoria and Brighton / Reigate / London Bridge / Epsom will not run.

Trains between London Victoria and Eastbourne / Ore / Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central / Bognor Regis / Littlehampton will be diverted and now run to / from London Bridge.

Trains between London Victoria and East Grinstead will be diverted and now run to / from London Bridge, calling additionally at Norwood Junction.

Trains between London Victoria and Dorking / Horsham will be diverted and run to / from London Bridge, they will run direct from Mitcham Eastfields.

Trains between Redhill and Tonbridge will now run between Reigate and Tonbridge via Redhill.

Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will only run between East Croydon and Uckfield.

Trains between London Bridge and Caterham will call additionally at South Croydon and Purley Oaks, the train will then split into two at Purley with one part running to / from Caterham and the other to / from Tattenham Corner.

Trains between London Victoria and Sutton / Epsom Downs will only run between Epsom Downs and Selhurst.

Trains between London Victoria and West Croydon will run to / from Streatham Hill and Sutton via West Croydon.

No trains will call at stations between London Bridge and East Croydon via Sydenham.

Gatwick Express services will not run. Please use alternative Southern / Thameslink services.

Wednesday 29 - Friday 31 December

There will be no trains at London Victoria.

Rail replacement buses will run between Clapham Junction and Balham.

Trains between London Victoria and Brighton / Reigate / London Bridge / Epsom will not run.

Trains between London Victoria and Eastbourne / Ore / Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central / Bognor Regis / Littlehampton will be diverted and now run to / from London Bridge.

Trains between London Victoria and East Grinstead will be diverted and now run to / from London Bridge, calling additionally at Norwood Junction.

Trains between London Victoria and Dorking / Horsham will be diverted and run to / from London Bridge, they will run direct from Mitcham Eastfields.

Trains between Redhill and Tonbridge will now run between Redhill and Reigate via Tonbridge.

Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will only run between East Croydon and Uckfield.

Trains between London Bridge and Caterham will call additionally at South Croydon and Purley Oaks, the train will then split into two at Purley with one part running to / from Caterham and the other to / from Tattenham Corner.

Trains between London Victoria and Sutton / Epsom Downs will only run between Epsom Downs and Balham.

Trains between London Victoria and West Croydon will run to / from Balham and Sutton via West Croydon.

Trains between Clapham Junction and Milton Keynes will not run.

No trains will call at stations between London Bridge and East Croydon via Sydenham.

Gatwick Express services will not run. Please use alternative Southern / Thameslink services.

Ticket acceptance has been arranged on the following:

  • London Overground between Clapham Junction / London Euston and Watford Junction also between Canada Water / Crystal Palace and West Croydon.
  • London Northwestern Railway between London Euston and Watford Junction.
  • London Underground between London Victoria and London Bridge / Balham also between London Bridge and Canada Water.

 

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

Saturday 1 January - Monday 3 January

No trains will run to / from London Victoria. For travel advice on these dates, please visit here.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.