Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup on Saturday 30 June and Sunday 1 July

Start date
30/06/2018  00:00
End date
01/07/2018 
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Dartford / Gravesend and London Cannon Street circular services

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Sidcup and Dartford on Saturday 30 June and between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup on Sunday 1 July closing all lines.

On Saturday, buses will replace trains between Sidcup and Dartford. Services between London Charing Cross and Gravesend will not run. Services between London Charing Cross and Dartford will terminate / start at Sidcup. London Cannon Street circular services will also terminate / start at Sidcup.

On Sunday, buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup. Services between London Charing Cross and Gravesend will be diverted via Bexleyheath calling at all stations. London Cannon Street circular services will divert via Bexleyheath. Services between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will be retimed and will not call at any stations between London Bridge and Hither Green. Customers at Lewisham are advised to travel on the replacement bus to Hither Green to connect with train services.

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.