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 at Lewisham on Sunday 14 April

Start date
14/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Trains at Lewisham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Lewisham area, closing some lines.

As a result, the following alterations will be in place:

Woolwich Line:

London Charing Cross to Dartford services will run from Cannon Street instead, and are diverted via Greenwich. They will not stop at Lewisham.

Bexleyheath Line:

Buses replace trains between New Cross, Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath.

Sidcup Line:

Trains will be run but will be unable to stop at Lewisham.

Grove Park Line:

Trains will run but will be unable to stop at Lewisham.

Hayes Line:

Trains will run from Charing Cross instead of Cannon Street,  and will run non-stop between London Bridge and Ladywell.

Ticket acceptance:

Passengers can use the following London Underground, London Buses & Docklands Light Railway routes at no extra Cost:

  • P12, 78 & 684 between Lewisham and Greenwich
  • 21, 225 & 273 between New Cross, Lewisham and Hither Green
  • P4, 122 & 284 between Lewisham and Ladywell

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.