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 late night services between Canterbury East and Dover Priory on Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4 October

Start date
03/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Victoria / Faversham and Dover Priory via Canterbury East

TOC(s) affected

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Canterbury East and Dover Priory, closing the line.

As a result of this, the following services will be replaced by a bus between Canterbury East and Dover Priory:

22:10 London Victoria to Dover Priory

23:10 Dover Priory to Faversham

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.