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.

No Southeastern services to / from London Victoria from Saturday 25 to Monday 27 August

Start date
25/08/2018  00:00
End date
27/08/2018 
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria and Bromley South / Gravesend / Orpington / Ashford International / Canterbury West / Dover Priory / Ramsgate, and also between Sittingbourne and Sheerness

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Herne Hill, closing all lines.

As a result, no Southeastern services will call at Brixton all weekend.

Saturday and Monday:

Services between London Victoria and Ashford International / Canterbury West / Dover Priory / Ramsgate will be diverted to run to / from London Blackfriars instead of London Victoria, and will be re-timed and have amended calling patterns.

Services between London Victoria and Bromley South / Orpington / Gravesend and between London Victoria and Dover Priory via Denmark Hill will not run.

Thameslink services between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks will be amended to call at all stations via Herne Hill.

Services between Sheerness to Sittingbourne will be re-timed.

Sunday:

Services between London Victoria and Orpington will be amended to run to / from London Blackfriars. These services will run via Elephant & Castle and Herne Hill, before running normally.

London Victoria to Dartford services will not run.

London Victoria to Orpington / Ramsgate / Canterbury East / Canterbury West / Dover Priory services will be diverted to run to / from London Blackfriars instead of London Victoria, and will be re-timed and will have amended calling patterns.

Services between Sheerness to Sittingbourne will be re-timed.

Ticket acceptance:

Valid tickets can be used on Thameslink services between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks.

These tickets can also be uses on London Underground services between London Victoria and Brixton / London Blackfriars, and also between London Charing Cross / Southwark / London Bridge and Elephant & Castle by any reasonable route.

There is also ticket acceptance on TfL bus routes P12, 78 and 484.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Underground and London Buses by using the Transport for London 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

Bicycles:

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.