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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 to and from Uckfield until the end of July

 

As part of the Network Rail investment programme, improvement works are taking place in the Uckfield area until the end of July 2016.

Some late night midweek trains will be replaced by buses between Oxted and Uckfield.

For further information on these improvement works please view here

Planning your Journey

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

Amended Southern service from Monday 27 to Thursday 30 June

 

Engineering work is taking place across the Southern network, with some lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

22:47 London Victoria to Hastings will terminate at Eastbourne. A bus will run between Eastbourne and Hastings.

23:04 London Bridge to Uckfield will terminate at Oxted. A bus will run between Oxted and Uckfield.

23:47 London Victoria to Oxted is cancelled. A bus will run from East Croydon to Oxted, departing East Croydon at 00:18 (Tue-Fri).

23:40 London Victoria to Horsham service will depart later at 23:47.

23:54 London Victoria to London Bridge will terminate at Crystal Palace. A bus will run between Crystal Palace and London Bridge.

Planning your Journey

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

Amended late night service between Three Bridges and Barnham via Horsham from Monday 27 to Thursday 30 June

 

Engineering work is taking place between Horsham and Arundel, each night between 22:05 and 05:50, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Late night services will be amended as follows:

  • Trains between London Victoria and Portsmouth, that normally run via Horsham, will be diverted via Haywards Heath
  • Trains will run between Three Bridges and Horsham
  • Buses will replace trains between Horsham and Chichester / Bognor Regis / Barnham.

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 Oxted and East Grinstead on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Oxted and East Grinstead closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains between Oxted and East Grinstead.

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 Brighton and Haywards Heath / Lewes until 08:45 on Sunday 3 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Brighton and Preston Park / Lewes until 08:40 with all lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace Thameslink trains between Brighton and Hassocks / Haywards Heath.

Some Southern services will be diverted between Brighton Preston Park with journey times extended.

Buses will 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

No trains between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

London Overground services will not run between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction. Passengers may use London Buses on reasonable routes.

Southern services will not run between East Croydon and Milton Keynes Central on Saturday. On Sunday, services will not run between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction. Passengers may use alternative Southern services to / from London Victoria, London Underground services between London Victoria and London Euston and London Midland services between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central.

Planning your Journey

To get options for your journey on London Buses and London Underground, 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

No trains between London Bridge and Peckham Rye / New Cross Gate on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 July

 

Track work is taking place between London Bridge and Peckham Rye / New Cross Gate, closing the lines.

Southern services will not run to or from London Bridge.

Buses will run between London Bridge and Tulse Hill. An amended train service will run between Tulse Hill and Beckenham Junction / Tattenham Corner / Caterham

Services between London Bridge and Horsham will be amended to run between London Victoria and Horsham.

On Sunday, trains between London Bridge and Tonbridge will be amended to run between Redhill and Tonbridge only.

Passengers may use London Underground services between London Bridge and Canada Water and London Overground services between Canada Water and Clapham Junction / Crystal Palace / West Croydon.

Thameslink services between London Bridge and Brighton will not run. Services between Bedford and Brighton will call additionally at Balcombe.

As a result of this engineering work, Gatwick Express will run a half hourly service. Trains will leave London Victoria on the hour and at 30 minutes past the hour. Trains will leave Gatwick Airport at 15 and 45 minutes past the hour on Saturday and at 20 and 50 minutes past the hour on Sunday.

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 Streatham and Sutton on Sunday 10 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Streatham and Sutton, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains between Streatham and Sutton via Mitcham Junction.

Thameslink services between London Blackfriars and Sutton 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 Haywards Heath and Brighton / Lewes from 00:45 until 09:15 on Sunday 10 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Haywards Heath and Brighton / Lewes, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

From 00:45 until 09:15, buses will replace trains between Haywards Heath and Brighton / 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 11 to Friday 15 July

 

Engineering work is taking place each night on various Southern routes, closing some lines.

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

23:47 London Victoria to Oxted will not run.

23:40 London Victoria to Horsham is retimed to depart at 23:47.

From 20:30 to 04:50 each night, trains will not call at Earlswood or Salfords. Buses will run between Redhill and Horley calling at Earlswood and Salfords.

From 22:00 to 05:50 each night, buses replace trains between Horsham and Bognor Regis / Chichester / Barnham. Some buses are extended to start / terminate at Three Bridges. Some trains are diverted between Three Bridges and Ford calling additionally at Haywards Heath.

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 until approximately 05:00 on Monday 11 July

 

Bridge and tunnel maintenance and Track work is taking place between Haywards Heath and Brighton / Lewes closing all lines.

The 01:00 and 04:00 London Victoria to Brighton services and also the 03:50 Brighton to London Victoria service will be replaced by buses between Three Bridges 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

Amended 00:06 London Bridge to Caterham service from Tuesday 12 to Friday 15 July

 

Track work is taking place between between Purley and Caterham closing the line.

The 00:06 London Bridge to Caterham service will be replaced by a bus 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

Buses replace trains between Sutton / Epsom and Dorking from 20:00 on Saturday 16 until Sunday 17 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Sutton / Epsom and Dorking, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

After 20:00 on Saturday, buses will replace trains between Epsom and Dorking.

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

South West Trains services between London Waterloo and Dorking will be replaced by buses between Epsom 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

No trains to or from London Victoria between 01:30 and 07:00 on Sunday 17 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Battersea Park and Streatham Hill / Streatham Common, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Between 01:30 and 07:00, Southern services to and from London Victoria will be diverted to start / terminate at London Bridge. Buses will run between London Victoria and London Bridge / Clapham Junction and between Clapham Junction and East Croydon.

Until 07:00, Gatwick Express services will be replaced by buses.

Planning your Journey

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

Amended 00:16 London Victoria to Tattenham Corner service on Sunday 17 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Coulsdon Town, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

The 00:16 London Victoria to Tattenham Corner service will be replaced by a bus between Purley and Tattenham Corner.

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 Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction on Sunday 17 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction, closing the line. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

London Overground services will not run between Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction. Passengers may use London Buses on reasonable routes.

Southern services will not run between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction. Passengers may use alternative Southern services to / from London Victoria, London Underground services between London Victoria and London Euston and London Midland services between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central.

Planning your Journey

To get options for your journey 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 Angmering / Arundel and Chichester / Bognor Regis until 09:15 on Sunday 17 July

 

Track work is taking place between Ford and Chichester closing some lines.

Until approximately 09:15 buses replace trains between Angmering / Arundel and Chichester / 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 Southern services from Sunday 17 until Friday 22 July

 

Engineering work is taking place each night between Billingshurst and Arundel closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Sunday

The 21:02 and 22:02 London Victoria to Bognor Regis services will terminate at Horsham.

The 21:59 Bognor Regis to London Victoria service will start from Horsham.

An additional service will run at 23:59 from Horsham to London Victoria.

Buses will run between Horsham and Bognor Regis.

Monday to Thursday

The 21:32 (Monday to Thursday) London Victoria to Portsmouth & Southsea service is diverted, calling at Haywards Heath then as usual from Ford onwards.

The 21:40 Portsmouth Harbour to Three Bridges service is diverted after Ford, calling at Haywards Heath and Three Bridges.

The 22:32 London Victoria to Chichester service will terminate at Horsham.

The 22:40 Chichester to Three Bridges service will not run.

An additional service will run at 00:09 (Tuesday to Friday) from Horsham to Three Bridges.

Buses will run between Three Bridges / Horsham and Chichester / Barnham / Bognor Regis and also from Chichester to Portsmouth & Southsea.

Planning your Journey

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

Amended 00:14 London Victoria to Gatwick Airport service on Saturday 23 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Horley, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

00:14 (Saturday) London Victoria to Gatwick Airport service will run fast between Purley and Horley. A bus will operate from Purley at 00:14, calling at Coulsdon South, Merstham, Redhill and Horley for connecting passengers.

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 Balham and West Croydon via Crystal Palace on Sunday 24 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between Balham and Norwood Junction, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains between Balham and West Croydon, calling at Streatham Hill, Tulse Hill, West Norwood, Gipsy Hill, Crystal Palace, Norwood Junction, Selhurst and West Croydon.

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 25 to Friday 29 July

 

Engineering work is taking place between on various parts of the Southern network, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Monday to Thursday

The 21:32 London Victoria to Portsmouth & Southsea service will be diverted via and call additionally at Haywards Heath and Ford.

The 21:40 Portsmouth Harbour to Three Bridges service will be diverted via and call additionally at Haywards Heath.

The 22:32 London Victoria to Chichester service will terminate at Horsham.

The 22:40 Chichester to Three Bridges service will not run.

Buses will run between Horsham and Chichester / Bognor Regis via Pulborough, between Chichester and Portsmouth & Southsea and between Barnham and Horsham / Three Bridges.

The following train services will be replaced by buses between Leatherhead and Dorking:

21:50, 22:20, 22:50 London Victoria to Dorking

22:30 Dorking to London Victoria

23:00 Dorking to West Croydon

23:26 London Victoria to Horsham (this service will be replaced by a bus between Leatherhead and Horsham)

23:30 Dorking to Epsom

Tuesday to Friday

An additional service at 00:09 will run between Horsham and Three Bridges, calling at all stations.

The 00:14 London Victoria to Gatwick Airport service will run non stop between Purley and Horley. A bus will run between Purley and Horley, calling at all stations.

Planning your journey

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

Amended service to and from London Bridge on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July

 

Lineside equipment is being renewed in the London Bridge area, closing some lines.

Thameslink

Trains between London Bridge and Brighton will not run on Saturday and Sunday.

Trains that run between Brighton and Bedford will call additionally at Balcombe for connecting passengers.

Southern

Saturday

Trains between London Bridge and Tattenham Corner will divert via Peckham Rye / Crystal Palace.

Trains between London Bridge and London Victoria will operate between Crystal Palace and London Victoria.

Trains between London Bridge and Uckfield will operate between Oxted and Uckfield.

Trains between London Bridge and Caterham / Beckenham Junction will not run.

Saturday & Sunday

Trains between London Bridge and Horsham will be diverted to start from London Victoria. Trains will not call at stations between London Bridge and East Croydon.

Sunday

Trains between London Bridge and Tonbridge will operate between Redhill and Tonbridge.

Trains between London Bridge and Crystal Palace will be extended to Tattenham Corner.

Trains between London Bridge and West Croydon will not run.

Alternative travel options

Passengers travelling from stations between London Bridge and Norwood Junction (via Sydenham) can use London Underground services between London Bridge and Canada Water. Passengers can also use London Overground services between Canada Water and West Croydon / Crystal Palace.

Passengers for Beckenham Junction should use services to East Croydon then use Tramlink services to Beckenham Junction (Saturday only).

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 Underground and Tramlink, please use the Transport for London Journey Planner

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes until 08:15 on Sunday 31 July

 

Track work is taking place between Three Bridges and Wivelsfield closing all lines.

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

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 until 0500 on Monday 1 August

 

Track work is taking place between Three Bridges and Wivelsfield closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Three Bridges 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

Amended Southern from Monday 1 to Thursday 4 August

 

Engineering work is taking place across the Southern network, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Each night from 22:00 buses replace trains between Eastbourne and Hastings.

From 22:45 trains will run to an amended service between Three Bridges and Chichester / Portsmouth Harbour. Buses will replace some trains between Horsham and Chichester / Bognor Regis / Portsmouth Harbour.

23:03 London Victoria to Epsom service will not run.

23:26 London Victoria to Horsham service will be diverted after Balham to call at Streatham Common, Selhurst.

Buses will operate at 23:28 from Streatham Common to Sutton calling at Mitcham Eastfields, Mitcham Junction, Hackbridge, Carshalton and Sutton and at 23:52 Streatham Common to Horsham calling at Mitcham Eastfields, Mitcham Junction, Hackbridge, Carshalton, Sutton, Cheam, Ewell East, Epsom, Ashtead, Leatherhead, Boxhill, Dorking, Holmwood, Ockley, Warnham and Horsham.

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 Bridge on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 August

 

Bridge and tunnel maintenance is taking place between at London Bridge closing some lines.

Gatwick Express

On Saturday and Sunday Gatwick Express will operate a half hourly service departing London Victoria at 00 and 30 past each hour and departing Gatwick Airport at 15 and 45 past each hour.

Southern

On Saturday and Sunday no trains will run to or from London Bridge. Some trains will be diverted to run to and from London Victoria and other trains may start or terminate at Tulse Hill.

The service between London Victoria and London Bridge will run between London Victoria and Crystal Palace.

On Saturday the service to Beckenham Junction will not run.

Passengers travelling from stations between London Bridge and Norwood Junction (via Sydenham) are advised to use London Underground services between London Bridge and Canada Water and change for London Overground services between Canada Water and West Croydon / Crystal Palace.

Thameslink

On Saturday services will not run from London Bridge.

Some Bedford to Brighton services will call additionally at Balcombe.

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 service from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 August

 

Engineering work is taking place on various parts of the Southern network with some lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

The 23:54 London Victoria to London Bridge service will be replaced by a bus between Crystal Palace and London Bridge.

The 23:08 London Bridge to Horsham service will not call at Earlswood and Salfords. A replacement bus will run between Redhill and Horsham.

The 21:32 London Victoria to Portsmouth & Southsea service will be diverted via Worthing and call additionally at Haywards Heath. Passengers between Three Bridges and Horsham should use alternative services. A replacement bus will run between Horsham and Chichester / Portsmouth & Southsea.

The 21:40 Portsmouth Harbour to Three Bridges will be diverted via Worthing, calling additionally at Haywards Heath and not calling at stations via Horsham. A replacement bus will run from Barnham to Horsham to connect with an additional train from Horsham to Three Bridges.

The 22:32 London Victoria to Chichester service will be replaced by a bus between Horsham and Chichester.

The 22:40 Chichester to Three Bridges service will be replaced by a bus.

The 22:47 London Victoria to Hastings service will be diverted to run via Brighton. A replacement bus will run between Haywards Heath and Plumpton and also between Plumpton 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 23:17 London Victoria to Chichester service on Saturday 13 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Angmering / Arundel and Barnham, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

On Saturday, the 23:17 London Victoria to Chichester service will be replaced by a bus between Worthing and Chichester.

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 Lewes and Seaford on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Southease and Seaford, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Lewes and Seaford.

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 Purley and Caterham on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Caterham, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains 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 between Hastings and Ashford International until 08:30 on Sunday 14 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hastings and Ashford International, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

The following services will be replaced by buses throughout:

  • 07:22 Hastings to Ashford International
  • 08:11 Ashford International to Hastings

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 Sutton and Dorking on Sunday 14 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Ewell East and Leatherhead, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Sutton and Dorking.

London Victoria to Epsom services 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 Three Bridges and Billingshurst on Sunday 14 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Billingshurst, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Billingshurst.

Trains between London Bridge and Horsham will run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

Trains between London Victoria and Bognor Regis will terminate at Gatwick Airport.

Trains between London Victoria and Ore / Portsmouth Harbour / Littlehampton will make additional stops at Three Bridges for connecting passengers.

Planning your Journey

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

No Southern services to and from London Bridge on Sunday 14 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and South Bermondsey / West Croydon, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Trains between London Bridge and Horsham will be diverted to start from London Victoria, calling as booked from East Croydon. Trains will only run as far as Gatwick Airport.

Trains between London Bridge and Tonbridge will operate between Redhill and Tonbridge.

Trains between London Bridge and East Croydon (via Peckham Rye) will operate between Tulse Hill and Tattenham Corner.

Trains between London Bridge and and Crystal Palace (via Peckham Rye) / West Croydon will be replaced by buses 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 Southern service from Monday 15 to Friday 19 August

 

Engineering work is taking place on various parts of the Southern network with some lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Monday to Thursday

23:40 London Bridge to West Croydon service will be diverted between Tulse Hill and West Croydon. A bus will run between Tulse Hill and West Croydon calling at Streatham, Streatham Common, Norbury, Thornton Heath, Selhurst and West Croydon.

Tuesday to Friday

00:06 London Bridge to Caterham service will be replaced by a bus 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

Buses replace trains between Lewes and Eastbourne after 22:00 each night from Monday 15 to Thursday 18 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Lewes and Hampden Park each night between 22:15 and 05:05, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains each night after approximately 22:00 between Lewes and 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 23:17 London Bridge to Horsham on Saturday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between x and y with affect to the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

23:17 London Bridge to Horsham will not call at Earlswood and Salfords, connecting buses will run between Redhill and Gatwick Airport calling at Earlswood, Salfords 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

Buses replace trains between Hastings / Ore and Ashford International from 22:50 Saturday 20 to 08:50 Sunday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Hastings and Ashford International with all lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Hastings / Ore and Ashford 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 to and from London Victoria until 10:00 on Sunday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Clapham Junction with various line closures. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Southern

Until 07:00 trains will be diverted to start / terminate at London Bridge, with some local trains starting from Clapham Junction.

Buses will run between London Victoria and Clapham Junction / London Bridge and also between Clapham Junction and East Croydon.

Between 07:00 and 10:00 an amended train service will run to / from London Victoria.

Gatwick Express

Until 07:00 buses replace trains.

Between 07:00 and 10:00 a half hourly train service runs.

From 10:00 to approximately 22:00 a normal train service runs.

From approximately 22:00 to end of service a half hourly train service runs.

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 Worthing / Arundel and Barnham until 09:20 on Sunday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Angmering / Arundel and Barnham, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Until approximately 09:20 buses will replace trains between Worthing / Arundel / Littlehampton and Barnham.

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 Purley and Caterham on Sunday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Caterham, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains between Purley and Caterham.

Planning your Journey

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

Buses replace trains between West Croydon and Sutton on Sunday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between West Croydon and Epsom, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Trains will not run between West Croydon and Sutton.

Buses will run between Crystal Palace and Sutton, calling at Anerley, Norwood Junction, Selhurst, West Croydon, Waddon, Wallington and Carshalton Beeches.

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 Sutton and Wimbledon / Streatham on Sunday 21 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Sutton and Wimbledon / Streatham, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Southern services will be replaced by buses between Epsom and Streatham. Passengers travelling between Dorking and Epsom are advised to use South West Trains services.

Thameslink services between Sutton and Luton via Wimbledon will run between Wimbledon and Luton only. Passengers travelling between Sutton and Wimbledon are advised to use London Buses to complete their journeys.

Thameslink services between Sutton and London Blackfriars 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

Amended Southern services from Monday 22 to Friday 26 August

 

Engineering work is taking place on various parts of the Southern network. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

23:05 (Monday to Thursday) Redhill to Reigate, bus replaces train throughout.

23:15 (Monday to Thursday) Reigate to Redhill, bus replaces train throughout.

00:06 (Tuesday to Friday) London Bridge to Caterham, bus replaces train 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 23:27 London Bridge to Horsham on Saturday 27 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Earlswood and Three Bridges with some lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

23:27 London Bridge to Horsham will not call at Earlswood and Salfords, a connecting bus will run from Redhill to Horsham calling at station normally served by the train.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

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 Mitcham Eastfields / West Croydon and Sutton / Epsom from Saturday 27 to Monday 29 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Mitcham Eastfields / West Croydon and Epsom with all lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Southern

Buses replace trains between Streatham and Epsom (via Streatham Common, Mitcham Eastfields and Sutton), also between West Croydon and (Epsom Downs via Wallington).

On Saturday and Monday tickets will be accepted on South West Trains between Epsom and Dorking.

Thameslink

Trains between St Albans City / London Blackfriars and Sutton via Mitcham Junction will not run, passengers should use alternative train services to / from Streatham and Southern buses between Streatham and Sutton.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

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Amended service between Polegate and Pevensey Bay until 08:35 and from 22:40 on Sunday 28 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Polegate and Pevensey Bay with all lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Until 08:35 trains are amended or will run additional, with connecting buses to start or complete some journeys.

After 22:40 buses replace trains between Polegate and Ore.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

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Amended service between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction until 11:15 on Sunday 28 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction with all lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

London Overground

No trains will run until 11:06 Willesden Junction to Clapham Junction and 11:15 Clapham Junction to Willesden Junction, passengers should use local buses.

Southern

No trains will run between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction. Passengers are advised to use Southern services between Clapham Junction and London Victoria, London Underground between Victoria and Euston, London Midland services between London Euston and Watford Junction.

Planning your Journey

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Buses replace trains between Lewes and Seaford on Sunday 28 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Southease and Seaford with all lines closed. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Lewes and Seaford.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

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Amended service between Billingshurst and Arundel between 22:05 and 05:50 from Monday 29 August to Thursday 1 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Billingshurst and Arundel with affect to the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Monday

Buses replace trains between Horsham and Bognor Regis.

Tuesday to Thursday

21:32 London Victoria to Portsmouth & Southsea will be diverted after Three Bridges, calling at Haywards Heath, Ford, and as booked.

21:40 Portsmouth Harbour to Three Bridges will be diverted after Ford, calling at Haywards Heath, and Three Bridges.

22:32 London Victoria to Chichester will terminate at Horsham.

22:40 Chichester to Three Bridges will not run.

Buses will run :

22:59, 23:39 Horsham to Chichester calling at Christ's Hospital, Billingshurst, Pulborough, Amberley, Arundel, Ford, Barnham, and Chichester.

23:00, 23.40 Horsham to Bognor Regis calling at Christ's Hospital, Billingshurst, Pulborough, Amberley, Arundel, Littlehampton, and Bognor Regis

22:26 Barnham to Horsham calling at Arundel, Amberley, Pulborough, Billingshurst, Christ's Hospital, and Horsham.

22:57 Barnham to Three Bridges calling at Arundel, Amberley, Pulborough, Billingshurst, Christ's Hospital, Horsham, Littlehaven, Ifield, Crawley, and Three Bridges.

Tuesday to Friday

00:09 Horsham to Three Bridges (additional train) calling at Littlehaven, Ifield, Crawley, and Three Bridges.

Buses will run :

01:02 Chichester to Portsmouth & Southsea calling at Fishbourne, Bosham, Nutbourne, Southbourne, Emsworth, Warblington, Havant, Fratton and Portsmouth & Southsea.

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Buses replace trains between Polegate and Ore after 22:40 on Monday 29 August

 

Track work is taking place between Polegate and Pevensey Bay with all lines closed.

Buses replace trains between Polegate and Ore.

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Amended Southern service to and from London Bridge on Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 August

 

Engineering work is taking place between Sydenham and Norwood Junction, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

00.36 London Bridge to East Croydon service will not call at Anerley.

00.12 London Bridge to East Croydon service will not run.

00.42 East Croydon to London Bridge service will not run.

A rail replacement bus service will operate as follows:

00.20 New Cross Gate to Caterham calling at all stations.

00.42 Tuesday East Croydon to London Bridge.

00.41 Wednesday East Croydon to London Bridge.

01.00 Sydenham to East Croydon.

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No trains between Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction / Wembley Central on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction / Wembley Central closing the line. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

London Overground trains will not run between Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction. Passengers should use local buses between Shepherds Bush and Willesden Junction on any reasonable route.

Southern trains between East Croydon and Milton Keynes Central will not run. Passengers should Southern trains between East Croydon and London Victoria. London Underground between London Victoria and Euston Square. London Midland trains between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central.

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Amended services between Redhill and Three Bridges from 23:55 until the end of service on Saturday 3 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Earlswood and Three Bridges closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Gatwick Express trains are replaced by buses throughout.

Thameslink 23:10 / 23:40 Bedford to three Bridges will terminate at East Croydon. Passengers should use Southern trains / replacement buses to complete their journey.

Southern trains are replaced by buses between Redhill and Three Bridges.

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Amended service between London Waterloo and Chessington South / Guildford / Dorking on Sunday 4 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Motspur Park and Dorking / Effingham Junction, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

South West Trains

2 minutes past London Waterloo to Dorking service will not run. Passengers should travel on the 21 minutes past London Waterloo to Chessington South service and change at Tolworth to connect to a bus service to Dorking.

21 minutes past London Waterloo to Chessington South service will depart earlier at 14 minutes past.

32 minutes past London Waterloo to Guildford is diverted to Chessington South. Passengers should change at Tolworth to connect into a bus service to Epsom.

20 minutes past Guildford to London Waterloo service will start from Chessington South at 50 minutes past. Connecting bus services from Dorking will connect into this service at Tolworth. Passengers from Guildford should use the 50 minutes past Cobham service and change at Effingham Junction for a connecting bus service.

27, 50 and 57 minutes past Guildford to London Waterloo service calls additionally at Raynes Park.

40 minutes past Chessington South to London Waterloo is retimed to start earlier at 30 minutes past. A replacement bus service from Effingham Junction connects into this service at Tolworth.

Southern

Until 16.30 buses will replace trains between Sutton and Dorking.

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No trains between Angmering and Brighton on Sunday 4 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Angmering and Brighton closing the line. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Great Western Railway trains are replaced by buses between Barnham and Brighton.

Southern trains are replaced by buses between Angmering and Brighton but are extended to run to / from Littlehampton.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

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

Amended service from Sutton to Epsom / Horsham each night from Monday 5 to Friday 9 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Ewell East and Leatherhead, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

The 23:00 London Victoria to Epsom will be replaced by a bus from Sutton to Epsom.

The 23:26 London Victoria to Horsham will be replaced by a bus from Sutton to Horsham.

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Amended Southern service between Three Bridges and Brighton each night on Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

The 00:05 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne service will terminate at Three Bridges. A bus will run from Three Bridges to Haywards Heath. An additional service will operate at 01:32 from Haywards Heath to Worthing / Eastbourne, calling at Brighton where the train will divide with a portion to Worthing calling at Hove, Portslade, Southwick, Shoreham-by-Sea, Lancing and Worthing with the rear portion going to Eastbourne calling at Lewes, Polegate, Hampden Park and Eastbourne.

The 01:00 / 04:00 London Victoria to Brighton will be replaced by a bus at 02:05 / 05:05, Three Bridges to Brighton calling at Haywards Heath and Brighton.

The 03:50 Brighton to London Victoria will start from Three Bridges. A bus will operate at 04:15 from Brighton to Three Bridges calling at Haywards Heath and Three Bridges.

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No trains between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction, closing all lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

London Overground services will not run between Clapham Junction and Willesden Junction. Passengers are advised to use London Buses to complete their journey.

Southern services between East Croydon and Watford Junction / Milton Keynes Central will not run. Passengers are advised to use alternative Southern services between East Croydon and London Victoria, London Underground services between London Victoria and London Euston and London Midland services between London Euston and Milton Keynes Central / Watford Junction.

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Buses replace trains between Redhill and Tonbridge on Sunday 11 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Redhill and Tonbridge, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains between Redhill and Tonbridge.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here

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Buses replace trains between Streatham and Sutton on Sunday 11 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Streatham and Sutton, closing the lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses will replace trains between Streatham and Sutton via Mitcham Junction.

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Buses replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds / Norwich on Sunday 11 September

 

Bridge and tunnel maintenance is taking place between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds / Norwich, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds / Norwich.

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here

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Amended service between Purley and Three Bridges on Sunday 11 September

 

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Earlswood, closing some lines. Read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

A half hourly Gatwick Express service will run.

A reduced Southern service will run between London Victoria and Brighton and trains will not call at Coulsdon South, Merstham, Redhill or Earlswood. Buses will run between Purley and Horley, calling at these stations.

The 23:42 (Sunday) Brighton to London Bridge service will not call at Redhill.

The 23:10 and 23:40 (Saturday) services from Bedford to Brighton will be retimed to run later than usual between Gatwick Airport and Three Bridges.

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