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No services via Denmark Hill / Catford on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 14 Sep 2024 to 15 Sep 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southeastern between London Victoria and Dartford / Gravesend / Gillingham / Faversham / Dover Priory

Thameslink between London Victoria / London Blackfriars and Orpington / Sevenoaks


Engineering work is taking place between Brixton and Nunhead / Ravensbourne, closing all lines via Denmark Hill.


Bexleyheath Line:

Train services between London Victoria and Dartford / Gravesend via Bexleyheath will not run. Additional train services will run between London Cannon Street and Dartford / Gravesend via Bexleyeheath.

Sole Street Line:

Train services between London Victoria and Gillingham via Denmark Hill will run between London Victoria and Bromley South without stopping.

On Sunday, these services will run only between London Victoria and Gillingham.

Ticket acceptance:

You can use the following services at no additional cost:

  • Thameslink replacement buses between Herne Hill and Bromley South via Denmark Hill and Catford.

  • London Underground services betwen London Victoria, London Charing Cross, London Bridge, Southwark and London Waterloo.

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


Replacement buses will run between Herne Hill and Bromley South, calling at all stations via Catford except for Nunhead and Ravensbourne. These buses will call additionally at Beckenham Junction.

For Nunhead / Ravensbourne, you can use paper tickets on London Bus routes P12 (for Nunhead) and 354 (for Ravensbourne).

Thameslink services to / from Sevenoaks / Orpington will run to an amended timetable, and will divert via Kent House.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Buses / Underground services 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.