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 Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath on Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 June

Start date
23/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Barnehurst / Slade Green / Hayes / Dartford / Gravesend / Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath, closing all lines.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford, calling at all stations.

On Sunday, services running between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Greenwich and also between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Sidcup will not run. An amended service will run on circular services running to / from London Cannon Street via Sidcup and Greenwich, with services not calling at Lewisham. An amended service will run on the "Metro" lines (services running between Lewisham and Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal and also via Sidcup).

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.