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.

Buses replace trains between Folkestone West and Canterbury East / Deal on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 September

Start date
22/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International and Ashford International / Ramsgate and London St Pancras International 'rounder' services and between London Charing Cross / Tonbridge and Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Folkestone Central and Canterbury East / Deal, closing all lines.

As a result of this, buses will replace trains between Folkestone West and Deal and between Dover Priory and Canterbury East.

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.