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 at London Cannon Street on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February

Start date
24/02/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Cannon Street and Hayes / Barnehurst / Slade Green / Orpington / Dartford; and London Cannon Street circular services

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Cannon Street and New Cross / Charlton, closing various lines.

There will be NO TRAINS at London Cannon Street on Saturday and Sunday.

Buses will also replace trains between New Cross and Charlton via Greenwich.

Ticket acceptance:

To help you complete your journey, you may use your ticket on:

  • Docklands Light Railway services between Greenwich and Lewisham
  • London Buses between Lewisham and Hither Green, on routes 225 and 273.
  • London Overground services between New Cross and Canada Water (this will allow you to connect with Jubilee Line services)
  • London Underground services between London Charing Cross, Embankment, Southwark, Embankment, Southwark, London Bridge, London Cannon Street and Canada Water

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on Docklands Light Railway, London Buses and London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner


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.