Future engineering work

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No trains to or from London Cannon Street on Sunday 17 December

Start date
17/12/2017  00:00
End date
17/12/2017 
Route affected
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All routes to and from London Cannon Street

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Cannon Street and New Cross / Charlton all weekend, closing some lines

Trains will not run to or from London Cannon Street.

London Cannon Street - Hayes

Trains will not run between London Cannon Street and Hayes. Alternative train services will be available between London Charing Cross and Hayes, calling at Waterloo East, London Bridge, Lewisham, Ladywell and all stations to Hayes.

London Cannon Street - Dartford / Plumstead

There will be no train service between London Cannon Street and Charlton via Greenwich. Buses will run between Lewisham and Charlton, calling at St Johns, New Cross, Deptford, Greenwich, Maze Hill and Westcombe Park.

To get to New Cross, you need to use London Underground services from London Cannon Street to London Charing Cross and change for a Southeastern service to New Cross.

London Cannon Street - Orpington / Sevenoaks

Trains will not run between London Cannon Street and Sevenoaks. Alternative train services will be available between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks, calling at Waterloo East, London Bridge, Lewisham, Hither Green and all stations to Sevenoaks.

Your rail ticket will be valid on London Underground services between London Cannon Street and London Charing Cross.

Ticket acceptance:

Your rail ticket will be accepted on the following services:

  • Docklands Light Railway between Greenwich and Lewisham. You will be able to change at Lewisham for train services to and from London Charing Cross.
  • London Underground services on any reasonable route between London Cannon Street and Canada Water / London Bridge
  • London Overground services between Canada Water and New Cross Gate - New Cross Gate station is a short walk away from New Cross.
  • London Underground between London Cannon Street and Southwark / Embankment / London Charing Cross

 

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.