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 Ashford International and Ebbsfleet International / Canterbury West on Sunday 17 June

Start date
17/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between London St Pancras International / London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Faversham / Canterbury West / Margate / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at Ashford International station, closing some lines.

As a result, some services will be diverted, amended or cancelled.

Services between London St Pancras and Dover Priory will run between London St Pancras and Ebbsfleet International only. A replacement bus will run between Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International.

Replacement buses will also run between Ashford International and Canterbury West. Some buses will call at all stations, others will run between Ashford International and Canterbury West only.

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


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.