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.

No trains to / from Dover Priory on Sunday 1 April

Start date
01/04/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Dover Priory, London Charing Cross and Dover Priory, the London St Pancras Circular and between Tonbridge and Dover Priory 

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Dover area closing all lines.

Due to the engineering work there will be no trains to or from Dover Priory.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Folkestone West and Deal / Dover Priory
  • Canterbury East and Dover Priory - two buses per hour will run in each direction. One bus will run non stop and one will call at all stations.

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.


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.