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Travel Update: Train Service Disruption

22 November 2014


Ahead of your journey to the stadium on Sunday for the match against Liverpool, kick-off 1.30pm, please be advised of travel disruption on the rail network. As the game is now sold out please ensure to arrive at the stadium early and shown below is important travel information if the train is your chosen form of transport for the day. 

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Clapham Junction and also between Balham and East Croydon with various line closures. Selhurst and Thornton Heath Stations will be affected but Norwood Junction will be open as normal. 

Trains travelling to and from London Victoria will be amended and operate at a reduced frequency and buses will supplement trains between London Victoria and Clapham Junction.

The London Victoria to Epsom and London Victoria to Sutton (via Norbury) services are cancelled.

Some services which run to and from London Victoria will be diverted to start / terminate at London Bridge.

Trains between London Victoria and Sutton / Caterham, will not run between London Victoria and Clapham Junction and be diverted via Crystal Palace.

Buses will replace trains between Balham and East Croydon via Norbury.

London Bridge to East Croydon via Streatham services are cancelled.

London Bridge to Crystal Palace services will be extended to South Croydon and London Bridge to West Croydon services will be extended to Sutton.

Gatwick Express services are cancelled throughout Sunday.

Some Thameslink services between Bedford and Brighton will call additionally at Balcombe and Preston Park because of the reduced Southern service between London Victoria and Brighton.

For full details of these changes and the impact on your journey, please CLICK HERE to use the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Fans travelling from Liverpool on the rail network will have two available services:-

1) Depart 08:15 – Liverpool Lime Street
Arrive 12:17 - Norwood Junction

2) Depart 08:38 – Liverpool Lime Street
Arrive 12:39 – Norwood Junction


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