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.

No trains between London Bridge and Dartford via Greenwich / Plumstead on Sunday 21 October

Start date
21/10/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern trains between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Greenwich / Gravesend, London Victoria and Dartford, and London Cannon Street 'circular' services via Slade Green

Thameslink trains between Kentish Town / London Bridge and Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and Dartford, closing lines via Greenwich and Plumstead.

The Woolwich Line will be closed all day.

Buses will be provided to run between Lewisham and Dartford, via New Cross, Greenwich and Woolwich.

Trains will run between London and Dartford via Bexleyheath and Sidcup.


Trains between Kentish Town and Rainham will be diverted and will not call at Deptford, Greenwich, Maze Hill, Westcombe Park, Charlton, Woolwich Arsenal, Plumstead, Abbey Wood and Slade Green, services will additionally call at Lewisham and Blackheath.

Customers are advised to use Southeastern rail replacement bus services for stations between Deptford and Slade Green.

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.