RMT & ASLEF Industrial Action
Southern train services continue to be disrupted as a result of industrial action by driver members of the ASLEF union.
Services across their network continue to be subject to possible short notice disruption with no service at all on some of their routes and a reduced service on others, please check your journey before travel with nationalrail.co.uk or take a look at Southerns strike page for current information and advice.
Amended strike dates for next week
The ASLEF union have announced the reduction of next week’s driver strike action from six days of action to three, services are still expected to be severely disrupted every day until further notice due to the ASLEF union’s refusal for drivers to work overtime.
The new dates for next weeks drivers’ strikes are:
00:01-23:59 Tuesday 10th January,
00:01-23:59 Wednesday 11th January and
00:01-23:59 Friday 13th January
Further strike dates have also been announced by ASLEF for;
00:01-23:59 Tuesday 24th January,
00:01-23:59 Wednesday 25th January and
00:01-23:59 Friday 27th January
During these strikes there will be no Southern service across the network. We are very sorry for the continued disruption to your journeys. For more information and alternative travel advice please visit our strike page.
Services are expected to be particularly disrupted on the drivers’ strike dates with no services on most routes. Other operators’ services are not affected, but may be busier. Journey planners will only be updated 24 hours before the date in question. Travel updates will be available as soon as it is confirmed at http://www.southernrailway.com/your-journey/strike/aslef-strike/