Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Ramsgate and Canterbury West / Deal on Sunday 9 September

Start date
09/09/2018  00:00
End date
09/09/2018 
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International and Margate / Ramsgate / Dover Priory; between London Victoria and Canterbury West; between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Ramsgate and Canterbury West / Deal, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Ramsgate and Canterbury West / Deal.

London St Pancras International and Margate services (vice versa) will be retimed. 2 buses will operate between Canterbury West and Ramsgate. 1 bus will call all stations the other bus will call at Ramsgate, Broadstairs and Margate.

London St Pancras International and Dover Priory "rounder" services

  • Services running via Faversham will terminate / start at Ebbsfleet International. Customers should travel on London Victoria to Ramsgate services to maintain bus connections.
  • Services running via Ashford International will terminate at Deal.

London Charing Cross and Ramsgate services will start / terminate at Ashford international and not run between Ashford International and Ramsgate.

A replacement bus service will run between Ebbsfleet International and Meopham, to provide the connection with the London Victoria to Ramsgate services

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

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.