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 service between Beckenham Junction and Sevenoaks / Swanley on Sunday 11 February

Start date
11/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria and Orpington / Canterbury East / Canterbury West / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

Thameslink between London Blackfriars / Bedford / Luton and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Beckenham Junction and St Mary Cray and Orpington, closing some lines.


Trains between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover Priory / Canterbury East will be diverted with additional station stops, and may also be retimed.

Trains between London Victoria and Orpington will terminate at Beckenham Junction. Buses will replace trains between Beckenham Junction and Swanley / Orpington.


Buses will run between Herne Hill and Swanley. Trains will run between Swanley and Sevenoaks only.

Customers can use Southeastern services between London Victoria and Herne Hill to help with journeys.

Check before you travel:

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.