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.

No trains between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and London Bridge and between Lewisham and Hayes on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 January

Start date
13/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All routes to and from London Charing Cross and London Cannon Street

TOC(s) affected

Major improvement work is taking place between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and London Bridge, closing all lines.

There will be NO trains between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and London Bridge.

All London Cannon Street and London Charing Cross services will be either cancelled or diverted to start / terminate at London Victoria, London Bridge or London Blackfriars.

Due to the congestion at London Victoria, the trains service between London Victoria and Dover Priory will be reduced with other services being retimed.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Charlton / Hayes.

Additional travel advice

Customers may use Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich.

Also London Underground between London Cannon Street / London Charing Cross / London Victoria and Southwark / Embankment / Canada Water on any reasonable route.

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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.