London Overground Status | No trains between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon on Sunday 12 May

Updated at: 19-Mar-2024 10:58:04: AM

Operator:  London Overground

National Rail Live Status Updates
Routes affected:

London Overground between Highbury & Islington and Crystal Palace / West Croydon

Southern between London Bridge and Epsom / Brighton / Eastbourne / Worthing

Thameslink between Bedford / London Blackfriars / London Bridge and Three Bridges / Horsham / Brighton

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Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon, closing various lines.

London Overground:

Trains will not run between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon.

You can use Southern buses between New Cross Gate and West Croydon.

You can use London Buses by any reasonable route.


Trains will not run between London Bridge and East Croydon / Crystal Palace via Sydenham.

Trains between London Bridge and Caterham will not run.

Trains between London Bridge and London Victoria will only run between Crystal Palace and London Victoria.

Rail replacement buses will run between:

  • New Cross Gate and West Croydon

You should use London Underground services between London Bridge and Canada Water and London Overground between Canada Water and New Cross Gate. Tickets will also be accepted on London Overground services between Whitechapel and New Cross Gate and Elizabeth line services between Farringdon and Whitechapel.


All day trains between Royston / Finsbury Park / Bedford and Three Bridges / Horsham / Brighton will be diverted between London Blackfriars and East Croydon to an amended timetable with extended journey times and will not call at London Bridge.

Sutton services will only run via Wimbledon.

No services will call at Mitcham Eastfields, Mitcham Junction, Hackbridge or Carshalton. You should use alternatice Southern trains for these stations.

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.

For the very latest National Rail information click here.

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This page created on: 21-Feb-2024 09:08:47: AM

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