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 late night / early morning service between Sittingbourne and Herne Bay / Dover Priory on Tuesday 27 November

Start date
27/11/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Victoria and Ramsgate, and also between London St Pancras International and Faversham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Sittingbourne and Herne Bay / Dover Priory, closing all lines.

The 23:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate service will terminate at Faversham. The following buses will run from Faversham:

  • 00:36 for Margate, Broadstairs, Dumpton Park and Ramsgate only
  • 00:37 for all stations to Ramsgate

The 00:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate will terminate at Sittingbourne. The following buses will run from Sittingbourne:

  • 01:26 for Teynham only
  • 01:27 for Margate, Broadstairs, Dumpton Park and Ramsgate only
  • 01:28 for Faversham and then all stations to Westgate-on-Sea

The 23:55 London St Pancras International to Faversham service will terminate at Ebbsfleet International. The following bus will run from Ebbsfleet International:

  • 00:20 for Gravesend, Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham , Rainham, Sittingbourne and Faversham

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.