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 between Lewisham / Bickley and Orpington on Sunday 21 April

Start date
21/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Orpington / Sevenoaks / Tonbridge / Hastings, and between London Victoria and Orpington

Thameslink between London Victoria and Orpington

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Grove Park / Bickley and Petts Wood, closing some lines.


  • Trains from London Charing Cross to Sevenoaks will run later than normal from Lewisham
  • Trains from London Victoria to Orpington will run approximately 4 minutes later from Petts Wood
  • All other trains between Grove Park and Petts Wood may be slightly retimed



It is not yet known how Thameslink will be affected by this engineering work.


Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Southeastern, you can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

If you are travelling with Thameslink, these changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.