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 Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 September

Start date
29/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Barnehurst / Slade Green / Dartford / Gravesend

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Blackheath and Dartford via Bexleyheath, closing all lines.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath, calling at all booked stations.

Services between London Victoria and Gravesend will be amended to run to Sidcup, calling at all stations. On Sunday, these services will run via Lewisham and Sidcup.

Please note that few trains will run to / from London Cannon Street via the Woolwich lines as a result of these engineering works.

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.