Published on: 3rd April 2024

Strike action across the rail network will be taking place in April and May.

The train operators and dates when services are impacted are outlined below:

  • Friday 5 April – Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Railway, London Northwestern Railway and West Midlands Railway

  • Saturday 6 April – Chiltern Railways, Great Western Railway, Heathrow Express, LNER, Northern and TransPennine Express

  • Monday 8 April – c2c, Gatwick Express, Greater Anglia (which includes Stansted Express), Great Northern, Southeastern, Southern, South Western Railway (which includes Island Line) and Thameslink

In addition to the strikes, the above train operators will have an overtime ban from Thursday 4 April to Saturday 6 April, and from Monday 8 April to Tuesday 9 April. For more information about national rail strikes, visit the National Rail website.  

***Please note, planned London Underground strikes on Monday 8 April and Saturday 4 May have been cancelled***

Please allow extra time for your journey and if possible, make arrangements for alternative travel to and from our sites.