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 Brixton and Shortlands via Beckenham Junction on Sunday 25 November

Start date
25/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Ashford International / Orpington / Canterbury West / Canterbury East / Ramsgate / Dover Priory / Bromley South / Sevenoaks / Gillingham / Faversham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Brixton and Shortlands via Beckenham Junction, closing all lines.

Trains between London Victoria and Orpington / Canterbury West / Ramsgate / Dover Priory will be diverted via Catford.

Customers at London Victoria wanting to travel to stations between Herne Hill and Bromley South should travel by rail to Denmark Hill to connect with a bus service.

A replacement bus service will depart Denmark Hill at xx:20 and xx:50, calling at Herne Hill and all stations to Bromley South via Beckenham Junction.

A replacement bus will depart Bromley South at xx:23 and xx:53, calling at all stations to Denmark Hill via Beckenham Junction.

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.