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 Southeastern services from Monday 19 to Friday 23 March

Start date
19/03/2018  00:00
End date
23/03/2018 
Route affected

Between London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dartford

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Herne Bay and Margate and also between Blackheath and Crayford, closing the lines.

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

The 23:07 London Victoria to Ramsgate via Chatham service will be diverted between Faversham and Ramsgate and will not call at any intermediate stations.

A 00:30 replacement bus will run from Faversham to Ramsgate, calling at Margate, Broadstairs and Dumpton Park.

A 00:31 replacement bus will also run from Faversham to Ramsgate, calling at all stations.

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

The 00:07 London Victoria to Ramsgate via Chatham will be diverted between Faversham and Ramsgate and will not call at any intermediate stations.

A 01:30 replacement bus will run from Faversham to Ramsgate, calling at Margate, Broadstairs and Dumpton Park.

A 01:31 replacement bus will run from Faversham to Westgate-on-Sea calling at all stations.

Monday to Thursday

The 23:56 and 00:26 London Charing Cross to Dartford via Bexleyheath will be diverted from Lewisham via Sidcup. A replacement bus will depart Lewisham at 00:24 and 00:54 for all stations to Dartford via Bexleyheath.

The 23:39 and 00:09 London Victoria to Dartford via Bexleyheath will be diverted from Lewisham via Sidcup calling at all stations. Replacement buses will depart Lewisham at 00:11 and 00:41 for all stations to Dartford via Bexleyheath.

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.