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.

Amended 00:39 London Charing Cross to Gillingham service from Wednesday 3 to Friday 5 January

Start date
03/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

London Charing Cross to Gillingham

TOC(s) affected

Network Rail are carrying out engineering work between Slade Green and Dartford, closing some lines.

The 00:39 London Charing Cross to Gillingham will be diverted running fast from Lewisham to Dartford then as booked.

A replacement bus will depart Lewisham at 01:05, calling at Blackheath, Charlton, Woolwich Arsenal, Abbey Wood, Dartford, Greenhithe, Gravesend, Higham, Strood, Rochester, Chatham and Gillingham.

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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.