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 Southeastern services from Monday 8 to Thursday 11 January

Start date
08/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place on various Southeastern routes, closing some lines.


Late night services from London Charing Cross to Tunbridge Wells will terminate at Tonbridge. A bus will then run from Tonbridge to Tunbridge Wells.

The London Charing Cross to Hastings services at 22:45 and 23:45 will terminate at Tonbridge. For the 22:45 service, a replacement bus will run from Tonbridge to Wadhurst to connect with an additional train service to Hastings. For the 23:45 service, 2 buses and a mini bus will run from Tonbridge. The buses will run to St Leonards Warrior Square / Hastings, call at all stations. The mini bus run from Battle to Crowhurst.

The 22:50 Hastings to Tonbridge service will terminate at Wadhurst where a replacement bus will run from Wadhurst to Tonbridge.

Additional buses will also run between Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge, calling at High Brooms.


The 22:45 and 23:45 London Charing Cross to Hastings services will terminate at Tunbridge Wells. For each service, two buses will run, calling at all stations to Hastings. A mini bus will run from Battle to Crowhurst.

Wednesday and Thursday:

The late night London Charing Cross to Hayes services at 23:32 and 00:02 on Wednesday and Thursday will terminate at Lewisham where a replacement bus will run to Hayes, calling at all stations.

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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.