Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended evening / morning trains in the Norwood Junction / Purley area from Monday 12 to Friday 16 September

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Route affected

Various Southern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Balham / Norwood Junction, closing various lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Between 23:45 and 04:40 each night, trains running through the Purley / Balham / Norwood Junction area will be subject to extended journey times.

Additionally on Monday to Thursday:

The 23:22 London Victoria to East Grinstead service will terminate at East Croydon. A rail replacement bus will run to East Grinstead.

The 23:53 London Victoria to Oxted service will divert and terminate at Purley. Rail replacement buses will run from East Croydon / Purley to Oxted.

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.