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 Dover Priory and Folkestone West / Deal / Canterbury East on Monday 1 January

Start date
01/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International and Dover Priory / Ramsgate via Ashford International; between London Charing Cross / Faversham and Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Folkestone Central and Canterbury East / Deal, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Folkstone West and Deal and between Dover Priory and Canterbury East.

London Victoria - Canterbury East services will not run.

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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.