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Improvement works

From time to time, often at weekends or public holidays, Southern Railway have to make alterations to train services, usually for planned Improvement works.

Amended Southern services from Tuesday 1 to Friday 4 September

 

Overnight engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Tuesday to Thursday

The 22:32 London Victoria to Chichester service will be diverted after Arundel to terminate at Littlehampton. A replacement bus will run from Littlehampton and Chichester.

The 23:12 Southampton Central to Barnham service is replaced by a bus between Chichester and Barnham.

The 23:15 Portsmouth Harbour to Littlehampton service is retimed to depart at the earlier time of 23:04.

Replacement buses will run from Chichester (depart 23:52) to Littlehampton and from Portsmouth Harbour to Littlehampton (depart 23:15).

Wednesday to Friday

Overnight services between London Victoria and Brighton / Worthing / Eastbourne are replaced by buses between Three Bridges and Brighton. A shuttle rail service will run between Brighton and Worthing / Eastbourne.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended services between New Cross Gate and East Croydon / West Croydon on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between New Cross Gate and East Croydon / West Croydon closing some lines.

Gatwick Express all day Saturday and until 08:30 Sunday, trains will operate to a half hourly service as follows:

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 00 and 30 minutes past each hour.Gatwick Airport to

London Victoria trains will depart at 05 and 35 minutes past each hour.

London Overground trains will not run between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon. Passengers should use alternative Southern services between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon.

Trains will run to an amended timetable between Highbury & Islington and New Cross Gate.

Thameslink on Saturday only, trains between London Bridge and Brighton will not run. Trains between Bedford and Three Bridges are extended to run to / from Brighton. Passengers should use alternative trains between London Bridge and East Croydon.

Southern on Saturday, trains between London Bridge and Tonbridge / Reigate will not run. A shuttle service will run between Tonbridge and Reigate. On Sunday, trains will only run between Redhill and Edenbridge. Passengers should use alternative trains between London Bridge and Redhill and replacement buses between Eden Bridge and Tonbridge.

On Saturday and Sunday, trains between London Bridge and West Croydon are replaced by buses throughout running via New Cross Gate and Sydenham.

Trains between London Bridge and Caterham will not run. Passengers should use alternative trains between London Bridge and East Croydon and change for trains to / from Caterham.

Trains between London Bridge and Beckenham Junction will not run. Trains between London Victoria and London Bridge are diverted to run between London Victoria and Beckenham Junction.

On Saturday, trains between London Bridge and Tattenham Corner are diverted between London Bridge and Norwood Junction via Peckham Rye and Crystal Palace. On Sunday, trains will run to a revised timetable.

On Saturday, reduced service will run between London Bridge and East Croydon. On Sunday, trains will run to an amended timetable.

On Saturday and Sunday, trains between London Bridge and Horsham are diverted to start / terminate at London Victoria.

Sunday only, trains between London Victoria and Sutton / Crystal Palace will run to an amended timetable.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of the changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Edenbridge and Tonbridge on Sunday 6 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Edenbridge and Tonbridge with all lines closed.

Buses replace trains between Edenbridge and Tonbridge.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service to/from East Grinstead/Uckfield on Sunday 6 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between South Croydon and Oxted with all lines closed.

No trains will run between South Croydon and Oxted.

Passengers should travel to Purley for buses to/from Oxted connecting with trains to/from East Grinstead/Uckfield.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Crawley and Billingshurst on Sunday 6 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Crawley and Billingshurst closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Crawley and Billingshurst.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

No trains through Epsom until 16:30 on Sunday 6 September

 

Engineering work is taking place in the Epsom area until approximately 16:30 closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Ewell West and Effingham Junction / Dorking and also between Sutton and Dorking.

South West Trains services between London Waterloo and Dorking and also between London Waterloo and Guildford (via Leatherhead) will run between London Waterloo and Ewell West. Additional trains will run between Surbiton and Guildford via Effingham Junction, connecting with the bus services. Trains towards London Waterloo will leave Ewell West and Stoneleigh earlier than normal.

Southern services between London Victoria and Epsom / Dorking will  run between London Victoria and Sutton.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of the changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Brighton and Lewes on Sunday 6 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Brighton and Lewes closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Brighton and Lewes.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended Southern services from Monday 7 to Friday 11 September

 

Engineering work is taking place on parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

22:47, 23:17 London Victoria to Worthing, buses replace trains between Brighton and Worthing.

23:40 London Victoria to Horsham will be re-timed to depart at 23:47.

23:47 London Victoria to Oxted, bus replaces train between East Croydon and Oxted.

Tuesday to Friday

00:04 Brighton to West Worthing, bus replaces train between Brighton and Worthing.

00:14 London Victoria to Gatwick Airport will not call at stations between Purley and Horley, a bus will run between Purley and Horley.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

No trains between Ford and Chichester from 21:40 Saturday 12 until 07:35 and after 21:15 Sunday 13 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Ford and Chichester closing the line.

Replacement buses will run between Littlehampton and Chichester and Barnham and Bognor Regis.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner 

Amended 22:47 London Victoria to Hastings on Saturday 12 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Pevensey & Westham and Bexhill with all lines closed.

22:47 London Victoria to Hastings, bus replaces train between Eastbourne and Hastings.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between London Victoria and Balham from Sunday 13 until 04:00 Monday 14 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Battersea Park and Balham from 00:40 until 04:00 Monday, with various line closures.

A reduced service will operate between London Victoria and Brighton.

Buses will replace trains between Purley and Earlswood and between Redhill and Tonbridge.

Services between London Victoria and Epsom will not run.

Services between London Victoria and Caterham services will only run between Purley and Caterham.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner 

Amended service in the Redhill area from Sunday 13 until 04:00 Monday 14 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Redhill and Earlswood from 01:00 Sunday until 04:00 Monday, with various line closures.

First Great Western services between Reading and Gatwick Airport will start / terminate at Reigate. Buses will replace trains between Reigate and Redhill / Gatwick Airport. Journey times will be extended by up to 20 minutes

Gatwick Express service will operate as follows: 

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 00 and 30 minutes past each hour.

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria trains will depart at 20 and 50 minutes past each hour.

Passengers are advised that departure times may vary for early morning / late night services.

Southern 

Trains will not call at Coulsdon South, Merstham, Redhill and Earlswood, buses will run between Purley and Horley.

A reduced service will run between London Victoria and Brighton.

The Redhill to Tonbridge service will be replaced by buses throughout. 

Thameslink: 23:42 Brighton to Bedford will not call at Redhill, a bus will run from Gatwick Airport to Redhill and East Croydon.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner 

Buses replace trains between New Cross Gate and Norwood Junction on Sunday 13 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between New Cross Gate and Norwood Junction with various line closures.

Buses replace trains between New Cross Gate and Norwood Junction.

London Overground trains will not run between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon. Passengers should use Southern buses between New Cross Gate and West Croydon.

Southern trains are replaced by buses between London Bridge and West Croydon via Peckham Rye and Tulse Hill.

Trains between London Bridge and Horsham are diverted to run from / to London Victoria.

Trains between London Bridge and Tonbridge will not run. Passengers should use alternative services to / from Tonbridge.

Trains will run to a revised timetable between London Bridge and Tattenham Corner / East Croydon.

Some trains between London Victoria and Sutton will terminate / start at Crystal Palace. A shuttle service will run between West Croydon and Sutton.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner 

No trains between Raynes Park / Ewell East and Dorking until 15:35 on Sunday 13 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Raynes Park / Ewell East and Leatherhead until approximately 15:35 closing the lines. The Chessington branch will also be closed. 

South West Trains services to and from Guildford via Surbiton and Cobham will run to and from London Waterloo. Services to and from Guildford via Epsom will only run between Leatherhead and Guildford. Replacement buses will run between Wimbledon and Leatherhead. Replacement buses will also run between Wimbledon and Dorking and between Wimbledon and Chessington South.

Some other suburban train services will have minor retimings and make extra stops at Raynes Park to connect with the bus services.   

Southern services between London Victoria and Dorking will be replaced by buses between Sutton and Dorking.   

Planning Your Journey   

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended Southern services from Monday 14 to Friday 18 September

 

Engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

The 23:05 Brighton to London Victoria service will not call at Redhill. A replacement bus will run between Horley and Purley, calling at Redhill. 

Tuesday to Friday 

The 00:05 London Victoria to Eastbourne service will be replaced by a bus between Lewes and Eastbourne.

The 00:14 London Victoria to Gatwick Airport service will not call at Coulsdon South, Merstham or Redhill. A replacement bus will run between Purley and Horley, calling at Coulsdon South, Merstham and Redhill.  

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner 

Buses replace Uckfield services between Oxted and Uckfield on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hurst Green and Uckfield with all lines closed.

Buses replace Uckfield services between Oxted and Uckfield.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between Horsham and Arundel until 0900 and from 23:45 on Sunday 20 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Horsham and Arundel with all lines closed:

07:02 London Victoria to Bognor Regis will terminate at Horsham.

06:52, 08:44 Bognor Regis to London Victoria will start at Horsham.

22.02 London Victoria to Bognor Regis will terminate at Horsham.

Buses will run as follows:

08:20 Horsham to Barnham, calling at Barnham only.

07:14, 08:21 Horsham to Littlehampton, calling at Billingshurst, Pulborough, Arundel and Littlehampton.

06:14, 07:17, 07:45 Barnham to Horsham, calling at Horsham only.

05:52 Littlehampton to Horsham calling at Ford, Arundel, Amberley, Pulborough, Billingshurst, Christs Hospital and Horsham.

06:20, 07:14 Littlehampton to Horsham calling at Arundel, Amberley, Pulborough, Bilingshurst, Christs Hospital and Horsham.

23:12 Horsham to Bognor Regis, calling at Christs Hospital, Billingshurst, Pulborough, Amberley, Arundel, Littlehampton and Bognor Regis.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between Tulse Hill and Sutton via Mitcham Junction on Sunday 20 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Streatham and Mitcham Eastfields closing the line.

Buses will run between Tulse Hill and Sutton via Mitcham Junction.

Thameslink trains are diverted between Tulse Hill and Sutton and will run non stop then all stops to Wimbledon.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended Southern services from Monday 21 to Friday 25 September

 

Engineering work is taking place on some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

22:32 London Victoria to Chichester is replaced by a bus between Barnham and Chichester.

23:04 London Bridge to Uckfield (Monday to Thursday), bus replaces train between Oxted and Uckfield.

23:24 London Victoria to East Grinstead (Monday to Thursday), bus replaces train between Oxted and East Grinstead.

00:05 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne (Tuesday to Friday) will teminate at Three Bridges.

01:00 / 04:00 London Victoria to Brighton (Tuesday to Friday) will teminate at Three Bridges.

03:50 Brighton to London Victoria (Tuesday to Friday) will start from Three Bridges.

Tuesday to Friday the following buses will run:

01:01 / 02:04 / 05:07 Three Bridges to Brighton calling at Haywards Heath.

01:02 Three Bridges to Lewes calling at Haywards Heath.

03:55 Brighton to Three Bridges calling at Haywards Heath.

Tuesday to Friday the following additional trains will run:

01:50 Brighton to Eastbourne calling at Lewes, Polegate, and Hampden Park

02:10 Brighton to Worthing calling at Hove, Portslade, Southwick, Shoreham-by-Sea and Lancing.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between London Bridge and Uckfield on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hurst Green and Uckfield closing the line.

On Saturday replacement buses will run between East Croydon and Uckfield and on Sunday replacement buses will run between Oxted and Uckfield.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service in the Southampton area on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Southampton and Brockenhurst all weekend and in the Southampton area until approximately 15:20 on Sunday.

CrossCountry

All day on Saturday and until approximately 15:20 on Sunday, replacement buses will run between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth. 

First Great Western

On Sunday until approximately 15:20, services between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour/ Brighton will be diverted between Romsey and Fareham, not calling at Southampton Central. They will call additionally at Chandlers Ford and Eastleigh. Passengers to/from Southampton Central should change at Eastleigh for connecting replacement buses.  

South West Trains 

On Saturday, services between London Waterloo and Weymouth and between London Waterloo and Poole will run between London Waterloo and Southampton Central. Replacement bus services for local journeys will run between Southampton Central and Brockenhurst. Fast bus services will run between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth. Long distance passengers should use these buses and connecting trains. A revised train service will run between Brockenhurst and Weymouth. Lymington branch train services will be retimed to connect with the buses.

On Sunday until approximately 15:20, a revised train service will run between London Waterloo and Eastleigh, with some trains continuing to Southampton Airport Parkway. Replacement bus services for local journeys will run between Eastleigh and Brockenhurst.   

Stopping services will only run between Romsey and Salisbury. Replacement bus services will run between Eastleigh and Southampton Central, also between Southampton Central and Romsey via Redbridge.

Services between Southampton and Fareham/Portsmouth will be replaced by buses between Woolston and Southampton Central. Fast bus services will run between Eastleigh, Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth. Long distance passengers should use these buses and connecting trains. A revised train service will run between Brockenhurst, Poole and Weymouth.

From 15:20, the normal train service will run between London Waterloo and Southampton Central. Replacement bus services for local journeys will run between Southampton Central and Brockenhurst. Fast bus services will run between Southampton Airport Parkway and Bournemouth. Long distance passengers should use these buses and connecting trains. A revised train service will run between Brockenhurst, Poole and Weymouth. Train services between Salisbury, Romsey, Southampton and Fareham will run on their normal routes.

All weekend, Beaulieu Road station will have no service. Passengers should use the Customer Help Point.

Southern

On Sunday until approximately 16:00, services between Southampton and Fareham/ Portsmouth will be replaced by buses between Woolston and Southampton Central.  

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended services between London Victoria and East Croydon on Sunday 27 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Balham and East Croydon closing some lines.

Gatwick Express service will operate as follows: 

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 00 and 30 minutes past each hour.

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria trains will depart at 20 and 50 minutes past each hour.

Passengers are advised that departure times may vary for early morning / late night services.

Southern trains to / from London Victoria will run to a reduced timetable and will be retimed.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Sunday 27 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes / Hove closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes.

Additionally, Thameslink service between Bedford and Three Bridges will run between Bedford and London Blackfriars therefore only 2 trains per hour will run between London Blackfriars and Three Bridges.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended Southern services from Monday 28 September to Friday 2 October

 

Engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

22:47 London Victoria to Hastings, bus replaces train between Lewes and Hastings.

23:40 London Victoria to Horsham starts at 23:47 with a connecting bus from East Croydon to Oxted.

23:47 London Victoria to Oxted will not run.

Tuesday to Friday 

00:05 London Victoria to Worthing/Eastbourne, bus replaces train between Three Bridges and Brighton/Eastbourne.

01:00, 04:00 London Victoria to Brighton, buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton.

03:50 Brighton to London Victoria, bus replaces train between Brighton and Three Bridges.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

 

Amended service between London Bridge and Uckfield on Saturday 3 October

 

Engineering work is taking place at London Bridge, closing some platforms.

Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will only run between East Croydon and Uckfield. Passengers will need to change at East Croydon for alternative services to / from London Bridge.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between Sydenham / Crystal Palace and West Croydon / Sutton on Sunday 4 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Norwood Junction and Sutton with various line closures.

London Overground services between Highbury & Islington / Dalston Junction and West Croydon will not run between Sydenham and West Croydon. Additional London Overground services will run to and from Crystal Palace. Passengers may use Southern services and London Buses on any reasonable route.

Buses replace Southern services between Crystal Palace and Sutton.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

To get options for your journey on London Buses, please use the Transport for London Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Tulse Hill and Streatham Common on Sunday 4 October

 

Engineering work is taking place in the Streatham Common area with various line closures.

Buses replace trains between Tulse Hill and Streatham Common.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Barnham and Bognor Regis on Sunday 4 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Barnham and Bognor Regis closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Barnham and Bognor Regis.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service to and from London Victoria until 08:45 on Sunday 4 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Battersea Park and Streatham Common until approximately 08:45 with various line closures.

A reduced service will run to and from London Victoria. Some trains will be diverted to start / terminate at London Bridge.

Buses will run between London Victoria and East Croydon (via Streatham Common) / Tulse Hill (via Streatham Hill).

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Sunday 4 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes closing all lines.

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes.

A reduced Thameslink service of two trains per hour will operate south of London St Pancras International.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between Havant / Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour until 16:00 on Sunday 4 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hilsea and Portsmouth Harbour closing all lines until approximately 16:00.

First Great Western services between Cardiff Central and Portsmouth Harbour are replaced by buses between Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour. Passengers for Cosham may use South West Trains or Southern services.

First Great Western Services to / from Brighton will not run between Fareham and Brighton. Passengers may use Southern services between Fareham and Brighton.

Buses replace South West Trains and Southern services between Havant / Cosham and Portsmouth Harbour.

Planning your Journey 

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended Southern services from Monday 5 to Friday 9 October

 

Engineering work is taking place on some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

23:04 London Bridge to Uckfield, bus replaces train between Oxted and Uckfield.

Tuesday to Friday

00:05 London Victoria to Worthing/Eastbourne, bus replaces train between Three Bridges and Worthing/Eastbourne  

01:00, 04:00 London Victoria to Brighton, buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton.

03:50 Brighton to London Victoria, bus replaces train between Brighton and Three Bridges.

Wednesday & Thursday

22:03 Brighton to Portsmouth Harbour, bus replaces train between Havant and Portsmouth Harbour.

22:33 Brighton to Chichester, bus replaces train between Littlehampton and Chichester.

23:12 Southampton Central to Barnham, bus replaces train between Chichester and Barnham.

23:15 Portsmouth Harbour to Littlehampton, bus replaces train throughout.

23:32 London Victoria to Chichester, bus replaces train between Littlehampton and Chichester.

23:52 Chichester to Littlehampton, bus replaces train throughout.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended service between London Bridge and Uckfield on Saturday 10 October

 

Engineering work is taking place at London Bridge, closing some platforms.

Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will only run between East Croydon and Uckfield. Passengers will need to change at East Croydon for alternative services to / from London Bridge.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended services between London Victoria / Wandsworth Road and Clapham Junction on Sunday 11 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Clapham Junction / Wandsworth Road closing some lines.

Gatwick Express service will operate as follows: 

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 00 and 30 minutes past each hour.

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria trains will depart at 20 and 50 minutes past each hour.

London Overground trains until 10:00, are diverted to start / terminate at Battersea Park. Passengers should use local buses between Clapham Junction and Battersea Park / Surrey Quays on any reasonable route or Southern trains between Battersea Park and Clapham Junction.

Southern services between London Victoria and Epsom / Dorking will not run, however services between London Victoria and Sutton are extended to Dorking.

A reduced service will run between London Victoria and Brighton.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

To get options for your journey on local buses, please use the Transport for London Journey Planner  

Amended service between Tulse Hill and Sutton / Wimbledon on Sunday 11 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Tulse Hill and Sutton with some lines closed.

Buses will run between Tulse Hill and Sutton via Streatham Common and Mitcham Junction.

Southern services between London Vicroria and Epsom / Dorking will not run, however services between London Victoria and Sutton will be extended to Dorking. London Bridge to Crystal Palace (via Selhurst) will not run. London Bridge to East Croydon (via Tulse Hill) will be diverted after Tulse Hill via Crystal Palace and Norwood Junction.

Thameslink trains are diverted between Tulse Hill and Sutton will run non stop then all stops to Wimbledon. Passengers travelling between Wimbledon and Streatham via Tooting should use local buses. The London Blackfriars to Sutton services will not run.

Planning Your Journey

To get options for your journeys on London Buses, please use the Transport for London Journey Planner

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Sunday 11 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Balcombe and Preston Park / Lewes closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes.

Journey Planning

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Oxted and East Grinstead / Uckfield on Sunday 11 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Oxted and East Grinstead / Uckfield, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Oxted and East Grinstead / Uckfield.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Amended Southern services from Monday 12 to Friday 16 October

 

Engineering work is taking place on some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

23:40 London Victoria to Horsham will be retimed to depart 7 minutes later than normal.

23:32 London Victoria to Chichester will terminate at Barnham.

Tuesday to Friday

23:47 London Victoria to Oxted will not run.

00:05 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne will terminate at Three Bridges.

01:00 and the 04:00 from London Victoria to Brighton will terminate at Three Bridges.

03:50 Brighton to London Victoria will start from Three Bridges.

The following services will be replaced by a bus (Tuesday to Friday)

00:12 Barnham to Chichester (direct bus service).

00:15 East Croydon to Oxted.

01:00 / 02:00 / 05:05 Three Bridges to Brighton.

01:01 Three Bridges to Eastbourne.

03:50 Brighton to Three Bridges.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace Uckfield services between Oxted and Uckfield on Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hurst Green and Uckfield with all lines closed.

Buses replace Uckfield services between Oxted and Uckfield.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Reduced service between London Victoria and Brighton / Epsom on Sunday 18 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Clapham Junction and East Croydon with various line closures.

From 01:20 until 05:50, overnight train services will run non-stop between London Victoria and East Croydon. A replacement bus service will operate between London Victoria and Clapham Junction / East Croydon.

All day, a reduced service will run between London Victoria and Brighton and between London Victoria and Epsom.

Gatwick Express service will operate as follows: 

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 00 and 30 minutes past each hour.

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria trains will depart at 20 and 50 minutes past each hour.

Planning your Journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner 

Buses replace trains between Barnham and Havant on Sunday 18 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Barnham and Havant, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Barnham and Havant.

Trains between Brighton and Romsey / Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads will be amended to run between Portsmouth Harbour and Romsey / Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads.

21:46 Brighton to Portsmouth Harbour will not run.

Planning your journey

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Polegate and Bexhill on Sunday 18 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Polegate and Bexhill closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Polegate and Bexhill, extending journey times by up to 60 minutes.

Planning your Journey 

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Amended Southern services from Monday 19 to Friday 23 October

 

Engineering work is taking place on some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

23:04 London Bridge to Uckfield will be replaced by a bus between Oxted and Uckfield.

Tuesday to Friday

00:05 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne will terminate at Three Bridges.

01:00 and 04:00 London Bridge to Brighton will terminate at Three Bridges.

03:50 Brighton to London Bridge will start from Three Bridges.

The following buses will run:

01:00, 02:00 and 05:05 Three Bridges to Brighton, calling at Haywards Heath.

04:00 Brighton to Three Bridges, calling at Haywards Heath.

The following additional train services will run:

02:00 Brighton to Eastbourne, calling at Lewes, Polegate and Hampden Park.

02:05 Brighton to Worthing, calling at Hove, Portslade, Southwick, Shoreham-by-Sea, Lancing and Worthing.

Planning your Journey

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Amended services between Selhurst and Purley on Sunday 25 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Selhurst and Purley with all lines closed.

A reduced service will run to/from London Victoria and Brighton.

London Bridge to East Croydon (via Streatham Common) services will run between London Bridge and Selhurst.

London Victoria to East Grinstead services will run to an amended timetable between Hurst Green and East Grinstead.

Oxted to Uckfield servies will run between Hurst Green and Uckfield.

Buses will run between Purley and Hurst Green.

Planning your Journey

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Amended services between Battersea Park and Balham on Sunday 25 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Battersea Park and Balham with various line closures.

Southern

The London Victoria to Epsom/Dorking service will not run.

A reduced service will run to/from London Victoria and Brighton.

Gatwick Express

A half hourly Gatwick Express service will operate as follows: 

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 15 and 45 minutes past the hour.

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria trains will depart at 05 and 35 minutes past the hour.

Passengers are advised that departure times may vary for early morning/late night services.

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Bexhill and Ashford International on Sunday 25 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Bexhill and Ashford International with all lines closed.

Buses replace trains between Bexhill and Ashford International.

Planning your Journey

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Amended service between Mitcham Eastfields/West Croydon and Epsom on Sunday 25 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Mitcham Eastfields/West Croydon and Epsom.

Southern

Trains will run between London Bridge/London Victoria and West Croydon.

Buses will run between Streatham and Epsom (via Mitcham Junction) and also between Norwood Junction and Sutton (via Wallington).

Thameslink

The Luton to Sutton service will run between Luton and Wimbledon via Tooting only.

London Blackfriars to Sutton via Mitcham Junction will not run.

Passengers should use local buses to complete journeys if travelling to/from stations between Wimbledon and Sutton and use Southern buses between Streatham and Sutton (via Mitcham Junction).

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Lewes and Seaford until 09:00 on Sunday 25 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Lewes and Seaford until approximately 09:00 closing the line.

Buses replace trains between Lewes and Seaford.

Planning your journey

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Engineering work in the Redhill area on Sunday 25 October

 

Engineering work is taking place in the Redhill area with various line closures.

First Great Western

23:34 (Saturday) Reading to Gatwick Airport terminates at Redhill, passengers should use alternative rail services to Gatwick Airport.

Trains may be re-timed with buses replacing trains between Redhill and Gatwick Airport.

Southern

Redhill to Tonbridge services are extended to run between London Bridge and Tonbridge, buses will also run between Purley and Horley calling at all stations.

Thameslink

A reduced Thameslink service of two trains per hour will operate south of London St Pancras International.

23:42 Brighton to Bedford will not call at Redhill, connecting buses will run between Gatwick Airport and Redhill and also between Redhill and East Croydon.

Planning your Journey

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Amended service on the Coastway West route from Monday 26 to Friday 30 October

 

Engineering work is taking place between Littlehampton and Ford/Angmering affecting train services on the Coastway West route.

Trains may be retimed to arrive or depart earlier/later than normal. Some trains may also be cancelled or diverted.  

Planning Your Journey

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Amended service between Streatham and Sutton / Wimbledon on Sunday 1 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Streatham and sutton via Mitcham Junction and also between Streatham and Wimbledon via Tooting closing the lines.

Buses will run between Tulse Hill and Sutton via Streatham Common and Mitcham Junction.

Thameslink will operate two trains per hour between London Bridge (Low Level) and Wimbledon, running non-stop between London Bridge and Sutton, then calling at all stations via St Helier to/from Wimbledon.

Passengers should use local buses or London Underground services as appropriate to complete their journey if travelling to/from London Blackfriars and Wimbledon via Tooting. Replacement buses (operated by Southern) will run between Tulse Hill and Sutton, serving stations via Micham Junction.

Planning Your Journey

For full details of the changes to Thameslink and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

The changes to Southern are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

To get options for your journey on London Underground and local buses, please use the Transport for London Journey Planner

No trains between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction / Watford Junction on Sunday 1 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Clapham Junction and Shepherds Bush closing the lines.

London Overground services will not run between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction. Passengers should use local buses to complete their journeys.

Southern services between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction will not run. Passengers should travel via London Victoria for London Underground services between London Victoria and London Euston and London Midland services between London Euston and Watford Junction.

Planning your Journey

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To get options for your journey on London Underground and local buses, please use the Transport for London Journey Planner

Amended service between Selhurst and Purley on Sunday 1 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Selhurst and Purley with various line closures.

A reduced service will operate between London Victoria and Brighton.

A replacement bus service will operate between Purley and Oxted.

An hourly rail shuttle service will operate between Oxted and East Grinstead.

Sanderstead station will be closed, passengers are advised to travel to Purley Oaks.

A half hourly Gatwick Express service will operate. 

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Lewes and Eastbourne on Sunday 1 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Lewes and Hampden Park, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Lewes and Eastbourne.

Planning your Journey  

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Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Horsham on Sunday 1 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Horsham, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Three Bridges and Horsham.

Planning your Journey  

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Amended Southern services from Monday 2 to Thursday 6 November

 

Engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday, 23:47 London Victoria to Oxted will not run. Passengers should use the retimed 23:40 London Victoria to Horsham, which will depart at 23:47 and change at East Croydon for a bus to Oxted calling at all station.

Monday to Wednesday, 23:17 London Victoria to Worthing is replaced by a bus between Hove and Worthing.

Tuesday to Thursday

00:05 London Victoria to Worthing is replaced by a bus between Brighton and Worthing.

00:05 London Victoria to Eastbourne is replaced by a bus between Lewes and Eastbourne.

Planning Your Journey

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Amended service to and from Brighton via Worthing on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Angmering and Hove with various line closures.

First Great Western

On Saturday buses replace trains between Worthing and Brighton and on Sunday buses replace trains between Barnham and Brighton, some trains will be cancelled and passengers should use alternative services.

Southern

On Saturday buses replace trains between Worthing and Brighton and on Sunday buses replace trains between Littlehampton and Brighton.

Planning your Journey

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The changes to Southern are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

Amended service between Herne Hill/Peckham Rye and Streatham on Sunday 8 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Herne Hill/Peckham Rye and Streatham with all lines closed.

Southern

Buses replace trains between London Bridge and Streatham Common via Tulse Hill/West Norwood.

Thameslink

The London Bridge to/from Streatham train service will be diverted and run non-stop between London Bridge and Sutton then all stations via St Helier, Wimbledon and Tooting to/from Streatham.

Passengers should use local buses or London Underground to complete journeys if travelling to/from stations between London Blackfriars and Herne Hill/Streatham.

Buses will run between Streatham and Sutton via Mitcham Junction.

Planning Your Journey

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For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner  

Amended service to/from East Grinstead on Sunday 8 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Selhurst and Purley/Oxted with various line closures.

London Victoria to/from East Grinstead trains will run between Oxted and East Grinstead, buses will run between Purley and Oxted (not calling at Sanderstead, passengers are advised to use trains from Purley Oaks).

A reduced train service will run London Victoria to/from Brighton.

Planning Your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Epsom/Leatherhead and Dorking on Sunday 8 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Leatherhead and Dorking with all lines closed.

South West Trains buses replace trains between Leatherhead and Dorking.

Southern buses replace trains between Epsom and Dorking.

Journey Planning

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Buses replace trains between Reading and Basingstoke until 08:30 on Sunday 8 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Reading West and Basingstoke with all lines closed.

07:37 Reading to Basingstoke and 08:07 Basingstoke to Reading will be replaced by buses throughout. 

Planning your Journey

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Amended service between Battersea Park and Selhurst on Sunday 8 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Battersea Park and Selhurst with various line closures.

Southern

A reduced train service will run between London Victoria and Brighton/Epsom.

Buses replace London Victoria to/from Sutton (via Crystal Palace) trains between Streatham Hill and Sutton.

Gatwick Express

A half hourly Gatwick Express service will operate as follows: 

London Victoria to Gatwick Airport trains will depart at 00 and 30 minutes past each hour.

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria trains will depart at 20 and 50 minutes past each hour.

Passengers are advised that departure times may vary for early morning / late night services.

Planning Your Journey

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Amended Southern services from Monday 9 to Friday 13 November

 

Engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Thursday

The 22:04 and 23:04 London Bridge to Uckfield services will be replaced by buses between Oxted and Uckfield.

The 23:24 London Victoria to East Grinstead service will be replaced by a bus between Oxted and East Grinstead.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:05 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne service will terminate at Three Bridges. A connecting bus service will run between Three Bridges and Eastbourne, calling at Haywards Heath, Lewes, Polegate, Hampden Park and Eastbourne. An additional train service will run between Brighton and Worthing, calling at Hove, Portslade, Southwick, Shoreham-by-Sea, Lancing and Worthing.

The 01:00 and 04:00 London Victoria to Brighton services will be replaced by buses between Three Bridges and Brighton.

03:50 Brighton to London Victoria will start from Three Bridges. A bus will run between Brighton and Three Bridges at 03:52 to connect with alternative services.

Planning your journey

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Reduced Southern service to and from London Victoria on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Selhurst, closing some lines.

A reduced service will run to and from London Victoria with some services being amended to start / terminate at London Bridge.

On Saturday and Sunday, buses will run between Balham and East Croydon.

On Sunday, buses will run between London Victoria and Clapham Junction.

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Dorking and Horsham on Saturday 14 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Dorking and Horsham, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Dorking and Horsham.

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Oxted and Uckfield on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hurst Green and Uckfield, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Oxted and Uckfield.

Planning your Journey

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Amended service in the Lewes area on Sunday 15 November

 

Engineering work is taking place in the Lewes area with various line closures.

Trains will run between London Victoria and Lewes via Brighton.

Buses will replace trains between Haywards Heath / Plumpton and Lewes and also between Lewes and Seaford / Berwick.

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Chichester and Littlehampton on Sunday 15 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Chichester and Ford / Littlehampton with all lines closed.

Buses will replace trains between Chichester and Littlehampton.

First Great Western passengers are advised to use Southern services between Littlehampton and Brighton.

Journey Planning

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Buses replace trains between Oxted and East Grinstead on Sunday 15 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hurst Green and Uckfield, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Oxted and East Grinstead.

Planning your Journey 

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Amended Southern services from Monday 16 to Thursday 19 November

 

Engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

22:47 London Victoria to Hastings will be replaced by a bus between Eastbourne and Hastings.

23:36 Brighton to Seafrod will be replaced by a bus between Lewes and Seaford

Planning your journey

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Buses replace trains between Three Bridges an Brighton / Lewes on Sunday 22 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Earlswood and Wivelsfield / Lewes with some lines closed.

Trains between London Victoria and Brighton are diverted via Horsham & Littlehampton with extended journey times.

Trains between London Vcitoria and Portsmouth Harbour are diverted via Horsham.

Trains between London Victoria and Ore will divert to run between Brighton and Ore.

Buses will replace trains between Three Bridges and Brigthon / Lewes.

Thameslink will run a reduced service between London St Pancras International and Three Bridges.

Planning your Journey

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Amended service between Balham and Selhurst on Sunday 22 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Balham and Selhurst with some lines closed.

A reduced service will run between London Victoria and Epsom via Mitcham Junction

Trains between London Victoria and Sutton via Selhurst will run between Selhurst and Sutton only. Passengers are advised to use other services between London Victoria and Selhurst.

A reduced service will run between London Victoria and East Grinstead with some services diverting to start / terminate at London Bridge.

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between London Bridge and Streatham Common via Tulse Hill on Sunday 22 November

 

Engineering work is taking place between Peckham Rye and Tulse Hill closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between London Bridge and Streatham Common via Tulse Hill.

Planning your Journey

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Amended Southern services from Monday 23 to Thursday 16 November

 

Engineering work is taking place over some parts of the Southern network with the following trains amended:

Monday to Wednesday

23:22 Hastings to Brighton is replaced by a bus between Lewes and Brighton.

Monday to Thursday

23:15 Portsmouth Harbour to Littlehampton is replaced by a bus between Barnham and Littlehampton.

23:52 Chichester to Littlehampton is replaced by a bus throughout.

Planning Your Journey

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