Rail disruption | Gatwick Airport

Rail disruption

Any essential rail works that may affect your travel to or from Gatwick will be posted here.


From Monday 30 March - Gatwick Express suspended until further notice due to the ongoing coronavirus situation

Gatwick Express services will be temporarily suspended until further notice from Monday 30 March.

Gatwick Express are making this change in response to reduced passenger demand for the airport and to enable train drivers to be used on other services.

Southern and Thameslink are still running to and from Gatwick Airport and will continue to provide journey options to both London and Brighton.

*Please note some Southern trains will run with Gatwick Express rolling stock from next Monday.

Sunday 5 April - Amended service between Three Bridges and Brighton

Engineering work is taking place between Preston Park/Lewes and Brighton, closing some lines.

Southern – London Victoria to Brighton services will stop at all station after Three Bridges and divert via Hove, extending journey times. Buses will replace trains between Brighton and Lewes.

Thameslink – Trains will start/terminate at Three Bridges, customers should use Southern services between Three Bridges and Brighton. 

Useful links

To see live journey information please visit Southern's website or National Rail to plan your route.

You may prefer to choose alternative transport to the airport. Find out about parking at Gatwick and coach and bus services too or our airport taxi service.

Gatwick Station redevelopment