Southern and Thameslink passengers are being advised to avoid using London Bridge this evening after a hole was found underneath the railway tracks at Forest Hill.
Two lines into London Bridge are closed. As a result, Southern services into and out of London Bridge are severely disrupted with many services diverted, starting/terminating short of their destinations or cancelled. These alterations will remain in place until the end of service on Monday.
Passengers are advised to use either Victoria or Blackfriars tonight.
Southern tickets are being accepted on London Buses, London Underground, South West Trains, Southeastern and London Overground services on any reasonable route.
- Until 10pm
Horsham passengers are advised to travel via Victoria or Blackfriars
Caterham and Tattenham Corner trains will start as normal from London Bridge but may be subject to delay or cancellation due to diversion on the way in
Victoria to London Bridge trains are still planned to run but are being diverted via Peckham Rye, some services may only run between London Victoria and Beckenham Junction
Uckfield trains will start as normal from London Bridge but may be subject to delay or cancellation due to diversion on the way in
Thameslink services between Brighton and London Bridge are starting/terminating at Gatwick Airport
Trains between London Bridge and Eastbourne will run from either London Victoria or East Croydon.
Southern tickets are being accepted by London Buses and London Underground on any reasonable routes.
- After 10pm, until 4am
Network Rail will close all four lines between Norwood Junction and London Bridge while they make repairs to the infrastructure.
As a result, there will be no services between London Bridge and East Croydon running via New Cross Gate. All services will run via a diversionary route and passengers should expect disruption and longer journey times.
Customers wishing to travel to intermediate stations will need to use London Buses to complete their journey. Please check before you travel.
Southeastern passengers are not affected.