Southern Status | Buses replace trains between Purley and Horley / Reigate on Sunday 10 March

Updated at: 26-Jan-2024 12:35:43: PM

Operator:  Southern

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Routes affected:

Southern between London Victoria and Reigate / Brighton / Bognor Regis / Portsmouth Harbour

Thameslink between Bedford and Three Bridges / Brighton

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Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place between Purley and Horley / Reigate, closing some lines.


Buses will replace trains between Purley and Horley / Reigate.

London Victoria – Brighton services will call additionally at Purley and Horley.

London Victoria – Portsmouth Harbour services will be diverted and as a result, will not call at Redhill.


Buses will replace Thameslink trains between Purley and Horley via Redhill.

Trains between Horsham and London Bridge will run to an amended timetable, and will be diverted between East Croydon and Gatwick Airport and will not call at Coulsdon South, Merstham, Redhill, Earlswood or Salfords.

Rail replacement buses will run between Purley and Horley via Redhill. These buses will not call at Earlswood or Salfords before 20:00. For these stations your tickets will be accepted on Metrobus route 100 between Redhill and Horley.

Check before you travel:

You can use 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.

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