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 via Woolwich on Sunday 23 June

Start date
23/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Cannon Street / London Charing Cross and Dartford, and 'rounder' services via Slade Green and Sidcup

Thameslink between St Albans / West Hampstead Thameslink / Kentish Town and Gillingham / Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and Slade Green, closing lines via Woolwich.


No trains will run via Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal.

- Buses will be provided to run between Lewisham and Dartford, calling at New Cross, Grenwich and stations via Woolwich Arsenal.

- Trains which run between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath.

- Trains which usually run a circulate route via Sidcup and Woolwich Arsenal will divert after Crayford, to terminate at Dartford.


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

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Southeastern, please use 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.

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.