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 Otford and Sevenoaks on Sunday 20 May

Start date
20/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Blackfriars / London Victoria and Sevenoaks 

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Otford and Sevenoaks, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Otford and Sevenoaks.

Trains between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks will diverted to terminate at Orpington and will not call at stations via Swanley to Sevenoaks. Customers wishing to travel to stations via Swanley may use Southeastern services via any reasonable route.

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.