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 overnight / early morning Southeastern trains each night from Monday 12 to Friday 16 March

Start date
12/03/2018  00:00
End date
16/03/2018 
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Southeastern network, closing various lines.

Monday

The 22:37 London Victoria to Ramsgate is diverted and will not call at stations between Faversham and Ramsgate but will call additionally at Dover Priory. A replacement bus will run between Faversham and Ramsgate calling at stations between Faversham and Ramsgate via Herne Bay.

The 23:07 London Victoria to Ramsgate is replaced by a bus between Gillingham and Ramsgate calling at all stations.

The 23:12 London St Pancras International to Margate is replaced by a bus between Ramsgate and Margate.

Monday and Tuesday 

The 23:05 / 23:35 Sevenoaks to London Charing Cross is diverted to terminate at London Cannon Street.

The 23:56 London Charing Cross to Dartford will now start from London Cannon Street departing 23:59.

Monday - Thursday

The 23:05 Tunbridge Wells to London Charing Cross is diverted to terminate at London Cannon Street at 00:02.

The 23:35 London Charing Cross to Sevenoaks  is retimed to depart at 23:48.

From approximately 23:30 until the end of service each night, buses will replace trains between Tunbridge Wells and Hastings but will not call at Crowhurst. A minibus service will run between Battle and Crowhurst.

Monday / Wednesday / Thursday

From approximately 23:59 to 04:45 each night buses will replace trains between Ebbsfleet International and Faversham but will not call at Teynham.  A mini bus service will run between Faversham and Teynham.

Buses will also replace trains between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea. 

The 23:10 Ramsgate to Gillingham is replaced by a bus between Faversham and Gillingham.

Tuesday and Wednesday

The 00:05 London Charing Cross to Orpington will start from London Cannon Street at 00:11.

The 00:15 London Charing Cross to Tunbridge Wells will start from London Cannon Street at 00:22.

Tuesday / Thursday / Friday

The 00:07 London Victoria to Ramsgate is replaced by a bus between Gillingham and Faversham.

The 01:02 Faversham to Ramsgate will run additionally calling at all stations.

Tuesday to Friday

The 00:03 London Cannon Street to Orpington will run additionally calling at all stations except Lewisham.

The 00:19 London Cannon Street to Orpington is retimed to depart at 00:33.

The 00:50 London Charing Cross to Orpington is retimed to depart at 00:55.

The 00:55 Grove Park to Bromley North is retimed to depart at 00:57.

The 01:08 Lewisham to Orpington will call at all stations.

Buses will run between Lewisham and Hither Green departing at 00:04 and 00:34.

A bus will run between London Bridge and Lewisham departing at 01:10.

Wednesday

The 23:22 / 23:52 London Victoria to Ashford International are replaced by buses between Maidstone East and Ashford International.

Wednesday and Thursday

The 23:03 / 23:33 Orpington to London Cannon Street is diverted to terminate at London Charing Cross.

The 23:07 London Victoria to Ramsgate is replaced by a bus between Gillingham and Ramsgate calling at all stations.

The 22:52 / 23:22 London Victoria to Ashford International is replaced by a bus between Maidstone East and Ashford International.

Thursday and Friday

The 00:22 London Victoria to Ashford International service will be replaced by a bus between Maidstone East and Ashford International.

Check before you travel:

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

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

Bicycles:

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.