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 London Charing Cross and Tonbridge / Hayes on Sunday 11 March

Start date
11/03/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Hastings / Ramsgate / Dover Priory / Tonbridge via Hither Green and between London Cannon Street and Hayes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between St Johns and Hither Green, closing some lines.

Services between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory that usually run via Hither Green will be amended to run between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover Priory. Services will call additionally at Bromley South and then run as booked between Orpington and Ramsgate / Dover Priory.

Services between London Charing Cross and Hastings will be retimed and will be diverted between London Bridge and Orpington.

Additional services will run from London Charing Cross to Tonbridge at 20:40, 21:40 and 22:40 and between Tonbridge and London Charing Cross at 20:20, 21:20 and 22:20.

Services between London Cannon Street and Hayes will not run. A replacement bus will operate between Lewisham and Hayes.

You’ll be able to use the Underground between Victoria & Charing Cross at no extra charge.

Check before you travel:

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

To see journeys to / from London Victoria (which usually run to / from London Charing Cross), please re-plan your journey using “London Victoria” as your origin or destination.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here.


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.

Location Map:

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Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.