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.

Amended 23:46 London Blackfriars to Sevenoaks service from Monday 24 to Thursday 27 September

Start date
24/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Thameslink between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Elephant & Castle and Bromley South, closing some lines.

As a result, the 23:46 London Blackfriars to Sevenoaks service will be diverted to run via Herne Hill, Beckenham Junction, calling at both stations.

This service will not call at Denmark Hill, Peckham Rye, Nunhead, Crofton Park, Catford, Bellingham, Beckenham Hill or Ravensbourne.

A replacement bus service will run between Herne Hill and Bromley South, calling at all stations. 

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.