Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup on Monday 1 January

Start date
01/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Gravesend

TOC(s) affected

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Hither Green and Dartford, closing all lines.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Gravesend will not run. Buses will operate between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup.

London Victoria to Gillingham services will call all stations to Lewisham.

Check before you travel:

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


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.