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.

Revised Thameslink service between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks on Sunday 16 September

Start date
16/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

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Engineering work is taking place between Bickley and Sevenoaks via Bat & Ball, closing all lines.

Trains which normally run between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks will divert after Bickley, not calling at St Mary Cray, Swanley, Eynsford, Shoreham, Otford and Bat & Ball. However, trains will call additionally at Petts Wood and Orpington.

A replacement bus will run between Bromley South and Sevenoaks via Bat & Ball.

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.