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 00:28 London Victoria to Orpington service on Wednesday 29, Thursday 30, and Friday 31 August

Start date
29/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Victoria and Orpington

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Herne Hill and Shortlands, closing some lines overnight.

The 00:28 London Victoria to Orpington service will run non-stop between London Victoria and Shortlands. A bus will be provided to depart London Victoria at 00:31, calling at Herne Hill and all stations to Orpington.

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.