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To help you plan your journey please visit the National Rail Enquiries website to view a detailed map of the Southern network and the alternative route options that may be available during times of disruption.

 

 
 
 

Service Alterations

 

Disruption through Streatham Common until end of service

A person has been hit by a train near Streatham Common and is causing delays of up to 50 minutes to trains running through Streatham Common. There is no firm estimate yet of how long disruption will last but it is likely to continue until end of service.

Alternative travel options

  • Southern and Gatwick Express passengers may use : First Great Western, London Midland, London Overground, London Underground, Southeastern, South West Trains and Thameslink services on any reasonable routes.
  • Thameslink passengers may use London Buses and Croydon Tramlink on any reasonable route

You can follow this incident using the hashtag #StreathamCommon

To check your journey, please use the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner

Read more about this service alteration here.

Improvement Works

 

Engineering Updates can now be found on our Improvement Works page.

Elephant & Castle Station Information

Elephant & Castle: We are continuing our work to improve the reliability and efficiency of the lifts serving both ticket halls at Elephant & Castle. During the work there will be a lift service to/from both ticket halls, however, queues are possible at peak times, so please allow a little extra time for your journey. There is a staircase to the platforms, so please take care if you do walk down.

Tottenham Court Road Station Closed

TOTTENHAM COURT ROAD STATION: Closed to Central line services from Monday 5 January until early December.

Victoria Station Information

Victoria Underground Station: From Sunday 25 January, while we construct new lift shafts as part of our Tube improvements, queues are likely at busy times when changing between the Victoria line and District/Circle line platforms. If you are travelling at peak times, or with children or luggage, or have mobility impairment, you will find it easier to change between lines using one of the alternative routes listed on the Victoria information Page. If you travel via Green Park and Westminster, there are lifts available between platforms.

Moorgate Station Information

MOORGATE STATION: The two escalators between the Great Northern platforms and the Northern line platforms will be taken out of service, one at a time from Saturday 29 March until December 2015. While each escalator is out of service, the remaining escalator will run up from the Northern line to the First Capital Connect platforms. Customers going down to the Northern line will only be able to do so via the spiral staircase at the end of platform 10. During peak hours customers entering the station will only be able to access the Northern line via the stairs and the spiral stairs from the ticket hall.

Victoria Station Information

Victoria Underground Station: From Sunday 25 January, while we construct new lift shafts as part of our Tube improvements, queues are likely at busy times when changing between the Victoria line and District/Circle line platforms. If you are travelling at peak times, or with children or luggage, or have mobility impairment, you will find it easier to change between lines using one of the alternative routes listed on the Victoria information Page. If you travel via Green Park and Westminster, there are lifts available between platforms.

Moorgate Station Information

MOORGATE STATION: The two escalators between the Great Northern platforms and the Northern line platforms will be taken out of service, one at a time from Saturday 29 March until December 2015. While each escalator is out of service, the remaining escalator will run up from the Northern line to the First Capital Connect platforms. Customers going down to the Northern line will only be able to do so via the spiral staircase at the end of platform 10. During peak hours customers entering the station will only be able to access the Northern line via the stairs and the spiral stairs from the ticket hall.

Jubilee Line Services Disrupted

Jubilee Line: Severe delays due to an earlier signal failure at Wembley Park. Tickets are being accepted on local buses and the Docklands Light Railway.

London Bridge Station Information

LONDON BRIDGE UNDERGROUND STATION: No step-free access to or from the Jubilee line at from Tuesday 24 February until mid-August. This is while we replace one lift. For step-free access to/from the Jubilee line please use buses to/from nearby Waterloo, Bermondsey or Southwark stations. To interchange between the Northern and Jubilee lines, change at King’s Cross St. Pancras and Green Park. Alternatively, speak to a member of staff for assistance.

Canning Town Station Information

Canning Town Underground Station: Reduced escalator service from Monday 26 January until late April. This is while we carry out planned maintenance work on two escalators, one at a time. Please take care on the fixed stairs. Alternatively, use escalators, stairs or lifts further along the platforms.

Green Park Station Information

GREEN PARK STATION: Reduced escalator service to the Victoria line from Monday 10 November until mid-March 2015. This is while we refurbish one escalator. Please use alternative escalators.

Wembley Park Station Information

WEMBLEY PARK STATION: Reduced step free access until early April 2015. All lifts are now available except the lift between the ticket hall and platform 6 which is only served by certain southbound fast trains from Chesham.

Wembley Park Station Information

WEMBLEY PARK STATION: Reduced step free access until early April 2015. All lifts are now available except the lift between the ticket hall and platform 6 which is only served by certain southbound fast trains from Chesham.

Moorgate Station Information

MOORGATE STATION: The two escalators between the Great Northern platforms and the Northern line platforms will be taken out of service, one at a time from Saturday 29 March until December 2015. While each escalator is out of service, the remaining escalator will run up from the Northern line to the First Capital Connect platforms. Customers going down to the Northern line will only be able to do so via the spiral staircase at the end of platform 10. During peak hours customers entering the station will only be able to access the Northern line via the stairs and the spiral stairs from the ticket hall.

Elephant & Castle Station Information

Elephant & Castle: We are continuing our work to improve the reliability and efficiency of the lifts serving both ticket halls at Elephant & Castle. During the work there will be a lift service to/from both ticket halls, however, queues are possible at peak times, so please allow a little extra time for your journey. There is a staircase to the platforms, so please take care if you do walk down.

Kennington Station Information

KENNINGTON: Reduced lift service from Monday 26 January until early March. This is while we carry out planned maintenance work on one lift. To avoid queues and delay use nearby Oval or Elephant & Castle stations. Alternatively, use the other lift or take care if using the staircase which has 79 steps.

Angel Station Information

Angel Underground Station: Reduced escalator service Monday 5 January until mid-July 2015. This is while we carry out planned refurbishment work. Please use the remaining escalators. The station may be busier at times, please allow additional time for your journey.

Euston Station Information

EUSTON: No down escalator to the northbound Victoria line and Northern line (Bank branch) until mid-June. Access will be via the spiral stairs only during planned escalator refurbishment.

King's Cross St.Pancras Station Information

KING'S CROSS ST PANCRAS UNDERGROUND STATION: Until July 2015, the three escalators between the Northern line and westbound Piccadilly line platforms are being replaced at the same time. Entry to and exit from the Northern line, and interchange between the Northern line and all other lines at the station are affected. Please follow the clearly signed alternative routes. Allow up to 15 minutes extra.

Moorgate Station Information

MOORGATE STATION: The two escalators between the Great Northern platforms and the Northern line platforms will be taken out of service, one at a time from Saturday 29 March until December 2015. While each escalator is out of service, the remaining escalator will run up from the Northern line to the First Capital Connect platforms. Customers going down to the Northern line will only be able to do so via the spiral staircase at the end of platform 10. During peak hours customers entering the station will only be able to access the Northern line via the stairs and the spiral stairs from the ticket hall.

Woodside Park Station Information

WOODSIDE PARK STATION: Northbound step-free entrance for ticket holders only.

Covent Garden Station Information

Covent Garden: This station is open for exit only. There is no entry from street level due to planned lift maintenance. Westbound trains at weekends are not serving the station.

Earl's Court Station Information

Earl's Court Underground Station: Reduced lift service between the Earl’s Court Road ticket hall and Piccadilly line platforms due to maintenance work. One of the two lifts will be out of service until 18 March.

Holloway Road Station Information

Holloway Road Underground Station: Reduced lift service Monday 5 January until late March 2015.This is while we carry out maintenance on both lifts, one at a time. During these works, please use the remaining lift or take care on the 62 stairs.

Green Park Station Information

GREEN PARK STATION: Reduced escalator service to the Victoria line from Monday 10 November until mid-March 2015. This is while we refurbish one escalator. Please use alternative escalators.

King's Cross St.Pancras Station Information

KING'S CROSS ST PANCRAS UNDERGROUND STATION: Until July 2015, the three escalators between the Northern line and westbound Piccadilly line platforms are being replaced at the same time. Entry to and exit from the Northern line, and interchange between the Northern line and all other lines at the station are affected. Please follow the clearly signed alternative routes. Allow up to 15 minutes extra.

Vauxhall Station Information

Vauxhall Station: No lift service between the bus station and the London Underground station until autumn 2015. If you are unable to use the stairs, please take bus 360 from stop B at Vauxhall to Pimlico station, which has ramp into the ticket hall, 8 steps and then escalator access to the platforms For Stockwell take bus 2 or 88 from stop D or bus 196 from stop G at Vauxhall. For Brixton – take bus 2 from stop D or bus 196 from stop G at Vauxhall.

Victoria Station Information

Victoria Underground Station: From Sunday 25 January, while we construct new lift shafts as part of our Tube improvements, queues are likely at busy times when changing between the Victoria line and District/Circle line platforms. If you are travelling at peak times, or with children or luggage, or have mobility impairment, you will find it easier to change between lines using one of the alternative routes listed on the Victoria information Page. If you travel via Green Park and Westminster, there are lifts available between platforms.

Seven Sisters Station Information

Seven Sisters Underground Station: From 21 November until June 2015 there will be no down escalator service at the High Road entrance of Seven Sisters Tube station. At busy times, you may find it quicker and easier to use the station entrance in Seven Sisters Road.

Green Park Station Information

GREEN PARK STATION: Reduced escalator service to the Victoria line from Monday 10 November until mid-March 2015. This is while we refurbish one escalator. Please use alternative escalators.

Brixton Station Information

BRIXTON STATION: Escalator works: Due to planned escalator maintenance work until late July 2015, the station is likely to be busier than usual throughout weekday morning and evening peak hours. You may find it easier to travel outside these hours or to use nearby Stockwell Tube station during the busiest times

Euston Station Information

EUSTON: No down escalator to the northbound Victoria line and Northern line (Bank branch) until mid-June. Access will be via the spiral stairs only during planned escalator refurbishment.