Weekend Transport Update

May 8, 2019

Public Transport Changes for London


Circle Line

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, there will be no service on the entire line

District Line

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, there will be no service between South Kensington and East Ham. Replacement buses will operate

Hammersmith & City Line

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, no service between Baker Street and Barking. Replacement buses operate east of Aldgate East

Metropolitan Line

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, there will be no service between Baker Street and Aldgate.

Overground

On Sunday 12 May, there will be no service between New Cross Gate and Crystal Palace / West Croydon, and no service between Willesden Junction and Richmond. Replacement buses operate.Until further notice, reduced service between Gospel Oak and Barking. A temporary timetable is in place, with four car trains running every 30 minutes. Supplementary bus services will also run.

DLR

Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, no service between Westferry and Island Gardens via Canary Wharf due to maintenance work. A replacement bus will operate.

 

Station closures


Whitechapel Station – Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May, the station is closed. This includes the Friday Overnight London Overground service. Please use local buses to/from Shoreditch High Street and/or Shadwell instead.

 

National Rail updates for London and the South East


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Bridge and tunnel maintenance and work on the signalling equipment is taking place between Barking and London Liverpool Street, closing all lines. Engineering work is also taking place between Barking and Grays via Rainham

As a result of the line closures, the following alterations will apply:

To help complete your journey, you may use your ticket to travel on:

ChilternRailways

No trains to / from Wembley Stadium on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May

All weekend, there will be NO trains to / from Wembley Stadium.A heavily amended Chiltern Railways service will run between Oxford, Birmingham, Stratford-upon-Avon, Leamington Spa and London Marylebone.Services will be cancelled, diverted via an alternative route or amended to start / terminate at a different station than usual. Journey times will be significantly extended and you may need to use a replacement bus service or London Underground services to complete your journey

Amended 01:10 London Marylebone to Oxford service on Saturday 11 May

The 01:10 London Marylebone to Oxford service will be replaced by a bus.

East Midlands Trains

Buses replace trains between Bedford and Corby on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May

Greater Anglia

Buses replace trains between Shenfield and Southend Victoria / Southminster on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May. 

No trains between Stratford and Tottenham Hale until 18:00 on Sunday 12 May. Until approximately 18:00, all services between Hertford East and Stratford will be diverted to start / terminate at London Liverpool Street, calling additionally at Hackney Downs

GreatNorthern

No trains to / from London Kings Cross before 08:45 on Sunday 12 May. Trains that usually run to / from London Kings Cross will instead run to / from Finsbury Park. 

Buses replace trains between Ely and Kings Lynn on Sunday 12 May

Great Western Railway

Buses replace trains between Maidenhead and Marlow from 23:00 until the end of service on Saturday 11 May

Engineering work is taking place between Maidenhead and Bourne End, closing the line from 23:00 on Saturday 11 May until 08:00 on Sunday 12 May.The following services will be replaced by road transport:

Buses replace evening / morning trains to / from Burnham / Taplow on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May
Saturday evening:
Sunday:
Buses replace evening / morning trains to / from Pangbourne on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May

Engineering work is taking place between Reading and Didcot Parkway, closing some lines on Saturday evening, Sunday morning and Sunday evening.The following trains will not call at Pangbourne:Saturday evening:

Sunday morning:

Sunday evening:

Replacement buses will run between Tilehurst and Pangbourne, connecting with train services.

Southeastern

Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May
The following alterations will apply:-

Bexleyheath Line

Woolwich Line

Sidcup Line

Buses replace trains between Faversham and Ramsgate on Sunday 12 May
No trains at Hastings on Sunday 12 May

Southeastern buses will replace trains between Robertsbridge and Hastings. As a result of limited road access, a minibus service will run between Battle and Crowhurst.

Amended service through Bromley South on Sunday 12 May

 

South Western Railway

Buses replace trains between New Malden and Shepperton / Twickenham on Sunday 12 May

As a result, buses will replace trains between:

Services that run between London Waterloo and Kingston will be amended to run between London Waterloo and Hounslow. Services running to / from Windsor & Eton Riverside will be retimed, and London Waterloo circular services will be amended to run between London Waterloo and Hampton Court, calling additionally at Surbiton.

 

Southern

No Southern trains between Shepherds Bush and Watford Junction after 17:45 on Saturday 11 May. 

Buses replace trains between Purley and Caterham until 07:15 on Sunday 12 May. 

Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Billingshurst on Sunday 12 May.

Buses will replace trains between New Cross Gate and West Croydon on Sunday 12 May. Customers should use London Buses and London Underground between London Bridge and New Cross Gate via Canada Water. 

No trains at Hastings on Sunday 12 May. Southern buses will replace trains between Eastbourne / Bexhill / Ore / Ashford International.

 

Thameslink

Buses replace trains between Bedford and Luton from 23:00 Saturday 11 to 07:45 Sunday 12 May.

No trains to / from London Kings Cross before 08:45 on Sunday 12 May. Trains that usually run to / from London Kings Cross will instead run to / from Finsbury Park.

Buses replace trains to / from Kentish Town until 09:15 on Sunday 12 May. As a result, trains will not be able to call at Kentish Town. Replacement buses will run between West Hampstead Thameslink and London St Pancras International, calling at Kentish Town.Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Billingshurst on Sunday 12 May

Buses replace trains between Bedford and Luton from 23:00 Saturday 11 to 07:45 Sunday 12 May.

Trains between Bedford and Brighton are diverted between London Blackfriars and East Croydon and will not call at London Bridge on Sunday 12 May. Customers should use London Buses and London Underground between London Blackfriars and London Bridge / East Croydon on any reasonable route to complete their journey.

Amended service through Bromley South on Sunday 12 May. Buses will replace trains between Bromley South and Swanley

 

 

Source: TFL

Source: NationalRail