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 overnight trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup from Monday 12 to Friday 16 November

Start date
12/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Dartford / Gravesend

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

As a result, trains calling at Lewisham after 00:05 until the end of service from Tuesday to Friday will be diverted via but not calling at Bexleyheath.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford / Gravesend via Sidcup.

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.