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 26 to Friday 30 March

Start date
26/03/2018  00:00
End date
30/03/2018 
Route affected

Between London Victoria and Orpington / Ramsgate

Between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Bexleyheath

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Herne Bay and Margate and also between Beckenham Junction and St Mary Cray and Blackheath and Barnehurst, closing some lines.

Monday to Thursday

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.

Monday and Wednesday and Thursday only

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

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

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday only

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

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

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

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

00:25 London Victoria to Orpington will run fast to Shortlands and then terminate at Bromley South.

01:00 replacement bus will depart Bromley South calling at Bickley, Petts Wood and Orpington.

A replacement bus will depart London Victoria calling at Herne Hill, then all stations to Bromley South, then Bickley, Petts Wood and Orpington.

00:37 London Victoria to Gillingham will run fast to Bromley South, then as booked.

A replacement bus will depart London Victoria at 00:40 calling at Herne Hill, Penge East and Beckenham Junction.

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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

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.