Southern Rail reduced timetable: changes from Monday, January 17, on routes linked with London Victoria

Southern Rail has announced that it is operating a reduced timetable until further notice and that changes from today (Monday, January 17) will see additional destinations linked directly with London Victoria.

A message on Southern’s Twitter account told commuters that services to and from London Victoria will now only operate on ‘certain routes’.

It said: “We are operating a reduced timetable until further notice to ensure we can run as reliable a service as possible with the ongoing impact of coronavirus isolation and sickness.”

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Commuters are advised to ‘plan and re-check’ their journeys before travelling.

Southern Rail

Southern said that from Monday (January 17) the following will operate:

A service will operate at peak times, calling at all stations between London Victoria and Crystal Palace/Birkbeck via Balham.

Between about 7am and 8pm, one train per hour between London Victoria and Bognor Regis/Portsmouth Harbour via Horsham.

Between about 7am and 8pm, one train per hour between London Victoria and Bognor Regis/Southampton Central via Horsham.

All other services will continue to operate to and from London Bridge or will only operate south of Balham.

For those travelling between London Victoria and stations towards East Grinstead, Gatwick Airport and the Sussex Coast, please change at East Croydon.

Visit southernrailway.com to find out more.