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 Faversham and Ramsgate on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 November

Start date
10/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London St Pancras International and Faversham / Margate / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Faversham / Herne Bay and Ramsgate, closing all lines.


Buses replace trains between:

  • Faversham and Ramsgate (calling at limited stops).
  • Herne Bay and Ramsgate (calling at all stations).
  • Margate and Ramsgate. (calling at Broadstairs only).


Buses replace trains between:

  • Faversham and Ramsgate (both limited stopping and all stations buses).
  • Margate and Ramsgate (calling at Broadstairs only).

High Speed services to / from London St Pancras will not run beyond Faversham all weekend.

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.