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 Dartford, Gravesend, Strood and Gillingham / Maidstone West on Sunday 11 March

Start date
11/03/2018  00:00
End date
11/03/2018 
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International / London Charing Cross / London Victoria and Ramsgate / Faversham / Dover Priory / Gillingham / Gravesend / Canterbury East and between Strood and Tonbridge

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Dartford and Rochester and also between Strood and Maidstone West, closing all lines. The following routes are affected:

London St Pancras International - Ramsgate / Faversham

Services that usually run between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate via Faversham will be amended to run between London St Pancras International and Ebbsfleet International only. Buses will run between Ebbsfleet International and Meopham to connect with alternative train services. Services between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover Priory will call additionally at Meopham to help provide better connections.

Buses will also run between Ebbsfleet International and Strood, calling at Gravesend.

Services that usually run between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate via Ashford will be amended to run between London St Pancras International and Deal only.

London St Pancras International - Faversham services will not run.

London Charing Cross - Gillingham / Gravesend

Buses will replace trains between Dartford and Gillingham / Gravesend.

Strood - Tonbridge

Buses will replace trains between Strood and Maidstone West

 

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.