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 Ashford International and Dover Priory on Sunday 7 October

Start date
07/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International rounder and

London Charing Cross / Victoria to Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Ashford International and Dover Priory, closing all lines.

The London St Pancras International (rounder services) are replaced by buses between Ashford International and Dover Priory.

London Charing Cross - Dover Priory trains will run to / from London Victoria and are replaced by buses between Ashford International and Dover Priory, a minibus will operate between Westenhanger and Sandling.

Please be aware that High Speed services to / from London St Pancras will still require a High Speed ticket.

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.