Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 16/11/2018 22:32. Update now

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.

Replacement buses between Denmark Hill and Bromley South via Herne Hill on Sunday 19 August

Start date
19/08/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
Download map of route afected

Between London Victoria and Orpington / Canterbury West via Maidstone East / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Herne Hill and Shortlands closing the line.

Trains via Herne Hill are diverted between London Victoria and Shortlands to run via but not calling at Catford. Most of these trains will call additionally at Denmark Hill and Shortlands.

Buses will run between Denmark Hill and Shortlands via Herne Hill then calling at all stations.

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.