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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Dartford and Rainham from Tuesday 7 to Friday 10 May 

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Engineering work details

Starts 07 May 2024 to 10 May 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Thameslink services between Kentish Town / Dartford and Gillingham / Rainham


Engineering work is taking place between Dartford and Rainham, closing all lines.

Between 23:55 (Tuesday to Thursday) and 05:05 (Wednesday to Friday), buses will replace trains between Dartford and Rainham.

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.