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 early morning trains between Faversham and Rochester on 8 July

Start date
08/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between Faversham / Gillingham and London Victoria

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place on Sunday morning between Rainham and Rochester, closing all lines until 07:15.

As a result, the following trains will be amended:

  • The 06:40 Gillingham to London Victoria service will start from Rochester at 06:48 and run as booked. A replacement bus will run from Gillingham at 06:20 for Chatham and Rochester.
  • The 06:52 Faversham to London Victoria will be re-timed to depart at 06:57, and will run 5 minutes later than usual throughout.

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.