Details of planned engineering works on the Thameslink network.
To maintain and improve the railway, Network Rail carries out regular planned engineering works on our network.
This work is usually done at weekends, on bank holidays and after 10pm during the week – but major work may also affect services at other times.
You should always check if unplanned engineering works will affect your journey.
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28 May - 28 May 2017 11:59 PM
Between Bedford / Luton and Three Bridges / Brighton / Sutton
Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Kentish Town and Elephant & Castle, closing some lines.
No trains will run between London St Pancras International and Elephant & Castle. Customers should use London Underground or London Buses between London St Pancras International and London Bridge via any reasonable route.
An amended service will run as follows:
You may use London Underground and London Buses between London St Pancras International and Farringdon / London Blackfriars / Elephant & Castle / London Bridge via any reasonable route.
Check before you travel:
You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner
You can plan your journey on London Underground or London Buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner
You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.
5 January 2015 - 31 January 2018 11:59 PM
All routes via London Bridge
As part of the government sponsored Thameslink Programme, Network Rail are rebuilding London Bridge mainline rail station to provide more space, improved connections to more destinations and more reliable services. The rail and tube station will remain open during the work.
Until 2018, there will be long and short term changes to train services as major track work takes place around London Bridge station.
See the Thameslink Programme website for more information.