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 Thameslink trains between Gravesend and Gillingham from Tuesday 22 until Friday 25 May

Start date
22/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between Luton and Gillingham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Chatham and Rainham until 04:25 each night, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Gravesend and Gillingham.

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.