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Planned Changes to Train Times

Details of planned engineering works on the Southern network.

Planned engineering work

  • To maintain and improve the railway, Network Rail carries out regular planned engineering works on the Southern network
  • Work normally takes place at weekends or after 10 pm – but occasionally services are impacted at other times
  • Information will be available here as soon as it is available
  • Please check before travelling, and see our live departures and arrivals for up-to-the-minute information

Planning a journey or buying a ticket in advance?

Due to Coronavirus, planning engineering work is harder than usual. This means online journey planners, such as National Rail Enquiries, may only be updated with works close to when they are due to happen. To find out more simply click the date that you wish to travel on the calendar below to get the full details of planned works as well as if these works have been uploaded to online journey planners.

  • The furthest date that engineering work alterations have been included in online journey planners is available here
  • The furthest date Advance Fares have been released for is available here
  • Visit our Coronavirus page for current travel advice
  • Some tickets may not be available online during engineering works. If you're unable to find your usual ticket, please use the ticket vending machines or ask at the station ticket office

Always check before you travel using our Journey planner, National Rail Enquiries or download our On Track App.

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Planned engineering work for 23rd January 2022

Date:
23 January - 23 January 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern services via East Croydon

Engineering work is taking place between Selhurst / Norwood Junction and Purley / East Grinstead / Uckfield, closing various lines.

Southern:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Oxted and East Grinstead.
  • Oxted and Crowborough.
  • Purley and East Grinstead.
  • Woldingham and Upper Warlingham.

 

Trains between London Victoria and East Grinstead, and also between Oxted and Uckfield will not run.

Ticket acceptance:

For Purley Oaks, you can use your tickets on London Bus routes 466 / 60 / 166. For Sanderstead and Riddlesdown, you can use London Bus routes 403 / 412.

Check before you travel:

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Date:
23 January - 23 January 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction

Engineering work is taking place in the Wembley Central area, closing various lines.

Before 12:00, no trains will run between Shepherds Bush and Watford Junction.

You can use your tickets on London Overground services between Clapham Junction and Watford Junction, and on London Underground services between London Victoria and Shepherds Bush.

Check before you travel:

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

Date:
23 January - 23 January 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between Redhill and Tonbridge

Engineering work is taking place between Edenbridge and Tonbridge, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Edenbridge and Tonbridge.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Date:
23 January - 23 January 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between London Bridge and Horsham / Bognor Regis / Littlehampton

Engineering work is taking place in the Horsham area, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Three Bridges and Horsham / Pulborough.

Trains that usually run between London Victoria and Portsmouth Harbour will run between Pulborough and Bognor Regis only.

No trains will run between Barnham and Bognor Regis, or between Portsmouth Harbour and Barnham.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Date:
22 January - 23 January 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between London Bridge and Caterham / Beckenham Junction / East Croydon

Engineering work is taking place between Peckham Rye and Streatham, closing all lines.

On Saturday and Sunday, buses will replace trains between London Bridge and Streatham.

Saturday:

Trains that usually run between London Bridge and Caterham will run between Streatham and Caterham only.

Trains between London Bridge and Beckenham Junction will not run. For Beckenham Junction / Birkbeck, tickets will be accepted on Tramlink.

Sunday:

Trains that usually run between London Bridge and East Croydon via Streatham will run between Streatham and Selhurst only. Trains between London Bridge and Crystal Palace will not run.

Check before you travel:

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

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

Date:
15 January - 23 January 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Bristol Temple Meads / Westbury and Portsmouth Harbour South Western Railway between London Waterloo and Portsmouth Harbour Southern between London Victoria / Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour

Engineering work is taking place between Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway:

Trains will not run between Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour. You can use South Western Railway services to complete your journey.

South Western Railway:

Saturday:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour.
  • Fratton and Portsmouth Harbour.

 

Sunday:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour.
  • Havant and Portsmouth Harbour.

 

Monday to Friday:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Fareham and Portsmouth Harbour.
  • Fratton and Portsmouth Harbour.

 

Southern

No trains will run between Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour. You can use South Western Railway replacement buses between Fratton / Portsmouth & Southsea and Portsmouth Harbour.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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