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 late night / early morning trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath from Monday 16 to Friday 20 July

Start date
16/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Dartford

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Blackheath and Dartford, closing all lines each night from Monday evening until Friday morning.

From 23:30 onwards, services between London Charing Cross / London Victoria and Dartford via Bexleyheath will be diverted to run via Sidcup. Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath.

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.