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Buses replace late night / early morning trains at Catford from Monday 29 April to Friday 3 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Apr 2024 to 03 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Nunhead and Shortlands ending Friday morning, closing some lines.

From approximately 23:45 on Monday to Thursday evenings until the end of service, Thameslink trains will be diverted and will not call at stations via Catford.

The 23:22 Sevenoaks to London Blackfriars and the 23:46 London Blackfriars to Sevenoaks trains will be diverted via Beckenham Junction and will call addionally at Herne Hill and Beckenham Junction.

Replacement buses will run between London Blackfriars / Herne Hill and Sevenoaks and calling at stations via Catford.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.