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Amended services in the Denmark Hill area from Saturday 24 to Monday 26 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 24 Aug 2024 to 26 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Dartford / Gravesend / Gillingham / Dover Priory

Thameslink between Kentish Town / Finsbury Park / London Blackfriars and Orpington / Sevenoaks

Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Denmark Hill area, closing various lines.

Southeastern:

Saturday and Monday:

Bexleyheath Line: Trains between London Victoria and Gravesend via Bexleyheath will not run. Additional trains will run between London Cannon Street and Gravesend via Bexleyheath.

Sole Street line: Trains between London Victoria and Gillingham via Denmark Hill will run non-stop between London Victoria and Bromley South.

Sunday:

Bexleyheath Line: Trains between London Victoria and Dartford via Bexleyheath will not run. Additional trains will run between London Cannon Street and Dartford via Bexleyheath.

Sole Street line: Trains between London Victoria and Dover Priory via Denmark Hill will run non-stop between London Victoria and Bromley South.

Ticket Acceptance:

You can use the following alternative services at no extra cost:

  • Thameslink services between Herne Hill and Beckenham Junction via Denmark Hill / Catford.

  • London Underground between Victoria, Charing Cross, Embankment, Cannon Street, London Bridge, Southwark and Waterloo

  • London Buses routes P12, 78 and 484 between Denmark Hill and Lewisham

Thameslink:

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.

You can plan your journey on London Underground / London Buses 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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.