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Engineering work for Today

21 May - 22 May 2022 11:59 PM

Routes affected:
Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport Southern between London Victoria and Brighton / Lewes / Horsham / East Grinstead / Eastbourne / Ore / Worthing / Bognor Regis / Littlehampton Portsmouth & Southsea / Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and East Croydon, closing all lines to / from London Victoria.

Gatwick Express:

No Gatwick Express services will run on Saturday or Sunday.

You can use alternative Southern / Thameslink trains between London Bridge and Gatwick Airport.


No trains will run to / from London Victoria on Saturday or Sunday.

On Saturday, trains will not run between London Victoria and Balham. On Sunday, trains will not run between London Victoria and Streatham Hill / East Croydon.

Replacement buses will run between Clapham Junction and Balham on Saturday and between Clapham Junction and East Croydon on Sunday. Some late night / early morning buses will be extended to run to / from London Victoria.

Most trains will be amended to run to / from London Bridge instead of London Victoria, and will run to an amended timetable.

No direct trains will run between Reigate and London, please change at Redhill when travelling to / from London.

No trains will call at stations between London Bridge and East Croydon via Sydenham.

No trains will run between East Croydon / Clapham Junction and Watford Junction / Milton Keynes Central. For these services, you can use London Underground between Clapham Junction and London Euston, and London Northwestern Railway services between London Euston and Watford Junction / Milton Keynes Central.

Ticket acceptance:

You can use your ticket on:

  • London Underground services between London Victoria and Clapham Junction / Balham / London Bridge, and also between London Bridge and Canada Water.
  • London Bus routes 170 / 255 / 319  between Balham and Streatham Hill.
  • London Overground between Canada Water and Crystal Palace / West Croydon.
  • South Western Railway services between London Waterloo and Clapham Junction.


Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground / 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.

To check for future disruptions visit the planned engineering works page.

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