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 service between Lewisham and Grove Park / Dartford on Sunday 29 July

Start date
29/07/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks / Gravesend

Between London Cannon Street and Hayes

London Cannon Street circular services, via Lewisham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between St Johns and Grove Park / Dartford, closing some lines.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup will not run.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks services will be retimed and will not call at stations between London Bridge and Hither Green.

London Cannon Street circular services will not run via Lewisham.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal will run as normal to Charlton and then be diverted to London Cannon Street.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will not call at stations between Hither Green and London Bridge.

Trains between London Cannon Street and Hayes will run as normal between London Cannon Street and New Beckenham, then divert to Beckenham Junction.

A replacement bus will run between New Cross and Dartford, via Bexleyheath and Lewisham, calling at all stations except St Johns.

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.