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 service at Ashford International on Sunday 25 November

Start date
25/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras and Margate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at Ashford International, closing platforms 5 and 6.

Trains between London St Pancras International and Margate will not run in either direction.

The following replacement buses will run:

  • xx:10 Ebbsfleet International to Ashford International
  • xx:20, xx:41 and xx:50 Ashford International to Canterbury West, calling at all stations
  • xx:52 Ashford International to Canterbury West only
  • xx:53 Ashford International to Ebbsfleet International
  • xx:00, xx:14 and xx:45 Canterbury West to Ashford International, calling at all stations
  • xx:02 Canterbury West to Ashford International only


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.