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 service between Sittingbourne and Herne Bay / Dover Priory on Wednesday 24 until Friday 26 April

Start date
24/04/2019  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 some lines.

The following alterations will be in place:

Wednesday and Thursday

The 23:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate service will terminate at Faversham. Two replacement buses will run - one calling at all stations to Ramsgate and the other running non-stop to Margate, then calling at all stations to Ramsgate. 

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

Thursday and Friday

The 00:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate will terminate at Sittingbourne. 3 replacement buses will run, one will call at all stations, one will run semi-fast and a mini bus will run to Teynham 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.