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 Sevenoaks and Tonbridge on Saturday 3 February

Start date
03/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Hastings / Dover Priory / Tunbridge Wells

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge, closing all lines on Saturday 3 February.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Hastings will divert via East Croydon. Replacement buses will run between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory will divert via Maidstone East. A shuttle train service will run between Tonbridge and Ashford International.

Trains which normally run between London Charing Cross and Tunbridge Wells will be retimed and revised to start / terminate at Sevenoaks.

Trains running between London Charing Cross and Gravesend will be retimed.

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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.