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 services between Faversham and Ramsgate on Sunday 12 August

Start date
12/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Ramsgate, and between London St Pancras International and Margate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Faversham and Ramsgate, closing lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will apply:

  • The 07:05 Ramsgate to London Blackfriars service will start at Faversham at 07:49. A replacement bus will depart Ramsgate at 06:10, calling at all stations to Faversham.
  • The 07:53 Margate to London St Pancras International service will start from Ramsgate at 08:05. A replacement bus will depart Margate at 07:35 calling at Broadstairs and Ramsgate only.
  • The 08:05 Ramsgate to London Blackfriars will start from Faversham at 08:49. A replacement bus will depart Ramsgate at 07:10, calling at all stations to Faversham.
  • The 08:20 Ramsgate to London St Pancras International via Faversham will depart at 08:16 and call additionally at Dumpton Park, Westgate-on-Sea and Chestfield & Swalecliffe.


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.