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 at London Cannon Street on Sunday 4 February

Start date
04/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street / London Cannon Street and Gillingham / Dartford / Slade Green / Barnehurst

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Cannon Street and Charlton, closing some lines via Greenwich.

Services between London Cannon Street and Hayes / Plumstead / Sevenoaks / Dartford will be revised to start / terminate at London Charing Cross.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Charlton via Greenwich.

Ticket acceptance:

  • Customers can use all ‘reasonable routes’ by London Underground Charing Cross / Embankment / Southwark / London Bridge / Canada Water / London Cannon Street.
  • Customers can use Docklands Light Railway Greenwich to Lewisham all day.
  • Customers can use New Cross London Overground via Canada Water for Jubilee line connections.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Underground and Docklands Light Railway by using the Transport for London 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.