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 Sidcup / Slade Green and Gravesend on Sunday 18 February

Start date
18/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Plumstead / Dartford / Gillingham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Sidcup / Barnehurst / Slade Green and Gravesend.

As a result, trains are unable to run between Sidcup / Barnehurst / Slade Green and Dartford. A limited train shuttle service will be able to run between Gillingham and Gravesend.

Buses will replace trains between Slade Green and Gravesend, and also between Sidcup and Gravesend, calling at all stations.

Train services between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Dartford / Gravesend / Gillingham will be amended or cancelled.

Ticket acceptance:

Valid tickets will be accepted on Docklands Light Railway services between Lewisham and Greenwich.

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.