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No trains from London Cannon Street and buses replace trains between Lewisham and Charlton / Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Mar 2024 to 10 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southeastern: routes to / from London Cannon Street and between London Charing Cross and Dartford / Hayes

Thameslink between Kentish Town and Rainham

Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Cannon Street and Charlton all weekend. On Sunday the work will be extended and the line between Charlton and Slade Green will also be closed.

Southeastern:

Saturday:

  • Woolwich Line: Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Greenwich will not run. Trains between London Cannon Street and Gravesend via Woolwich will be diverted to run from London Charing Cross.

  • Bexleyheath line: Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Bexleyheath will not run. Trains between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Bexleyheath will run every 30 minutes.

  • Hayes Line: Trains will run every 30 minutes between London Charing Cross and Hayes, and will run via Lewisham.

Grove Park Line: Stopping services between London Cannon Street and Orpington will not run.

Sunday:

  • Woolwich Line: Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Greenwich will not run.

  • Bexleyheath line: Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Bexleyheath will not run.

Accessible buses will run between:

Saturday:

  • Lewisham and Charlton via New Cross and Greenwich calling at all stations.

Sunday:

  • Lewisham and Dartford via New Cross and Greenwich calling at all stations.

Ticket acceptance:

  • You can use Docklands Light Railway between Greenwich and Lewisham at no extra cost.

  • You can use London Underground between Cannon Street, London Bridge, Southwark (for Waterloo East), Embankment and Charing Cross at no extra cost.

Thameslink:

Saturday:

Trains which usually run between Luton and Rainham will only run between Plumstead and Rainham, and to a revised timetable.

Your tickets will be accepted on Southeastern trains between Plumstead and London Bridge, London Underground between London Bridge and Canning Town / Docklands Light Railway between Woolwich Arsenal and Canning Town, and Elizabeth line between Abbey Wood and Farringdon.

Sunday:

On Sunday, trains which usually run between Kentish Town and Rainham will only run between Dartford and Rainham, and to a revised timetable.

Your tickets will be accepted on Southeastern trains / buses between Dartford and London Bridge, London Underground between London Bridge and Canning Town / Docklands Light Railway between Woolwich Arsenal and Canning Town, and Elizabeth line between Abbey Wood and Farringdon.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on Docklands Light Railway / London Underground by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.