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 Faversham and Dover Priory via Canterbury East on Sunday 12 August

Start date
12/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Canterbury East / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Faversham and Dover Priory, closing all lines.

As a result of this, replacement buses will run on the following routes:

  • Between Faversham and Dover Priory, calling at Canterbury East only.
  • Between Canterbury East and Dover Priory, calling at all stations.
  • A minibus will run between Faversham and Selling.


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.