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 late night services between Ashford International and Ramsgate on Saturday 1 September

Start date
01/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Ashford International and Minster, closing all lines.

As a result of this the following alterations will apply:

- The 23:10 London Charing Cross to Ramsgate will be diverted via Dover Priory.

A replacement bus service will run from Ashford International at 00:38, calling at Canterbury West and Ramsgate only.

A second replacement bus service will run from Ashford International at 00:40, calling at all stations.

- 23:40 London Charing Cross to Dover Priory will not split at Ashford International.

A replacement bus service will run from Ashford International to Canterbury West, calling at all stations.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.