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RMT Strike Action announced for 3rd and 5th October

 
 

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Service alterations

Industrial action announced affecting Southern on 3 and 5 October

The RMT union have instructed their members to take strike action on Tuesday 3 and Thursday 5 October. Southern are working on plans for their services on these dates, and we will advise you of the impact as soon as it is known.

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Current delays, cancellations and train formation updates

08:47 Epsom to London Victoria due 09:32

This train will be cancelled.
This is due to vandalism on this train.

08:56 South Croydon to London Victoria due 09:25

This train will be cancelled.
This is due to availability of train drivers.

09:12 East Croydon to London Bridge due 09:52

This train will be cancelled.
This is due to a fault on this train.

10:21 London Bridge to East Croydon due 10:58

Will be formed of 4 coaches instead of 8.

Some additional information

10:21 London Bridge to East Croydon due 10:58

Will be formed of 4 coaches instead of 8.

Upcoming works

Buses replace trains between West Croydon and Sutton / Epsom Downs on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 September

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between West Croydon and Sutton, closing all lines.

On Saturday, buses will replace trains between West Croydon and Sutton / Epsom Downs.

On Sunday, buses will replace trains between West Croydon and Sutton.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Purley and Caterham / Tattenham Corner on Sunday 24 September

Engineering work is taking place between South Croydon and Purley / Caterham / Tattenham Corner, closing various lines.

A reduced service will operate between London Victoria and Brighton. London Victoria to Caterham / Tattenham Corner services will terminate at South Croydon. A rail replacement bus service will operate between Purley and Caterham and between Purley and Tattenham Corner. Please note services will not call at Purley Oaks. All customers are advised to use Sanderstead for trains towards London.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

No trains at Tonbridge on Sunday 24 September

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work in the Tonbridge area closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Sevenoaks and Tunbridge Wells / Wadhurst
  • Sevenoaks and Paddock Wood
  • Edenbridge and Tonbridge

Some early morning trains from Hastings to London Charing Cross are replaced by buses from Hastings to Sevenoaks.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

Buses replace trains between Barnham and Brighton on Sunday 24 September

Network Rail is carrying out engineering work between Angmering and Brighton, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway

Buses will replace trains between Barnham and Brighton. Customers for the 21:46 Brighton to Portsmouth Harbour service are advised to use Southern's replacement bus service between Brighton and Barnham, and Southern's rail service from Barnham to Portsmouth Harbour.

Southern

Buses will replace trains between Littlehampton and Brighton.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.

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