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Last updated:Yesterday at 15:56
Train companies affected:South Western Railway

Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Greenwich and Woolwich on Sunday 14 January 

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Engineering work details

Starts 14 Jan 2024 to 14 Jan 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southeastern between London Cannon Street / London Charing Cross and Slade Green / Dartford


Engineering work is taking place between Deptford and Slade Green, closing some lines.

  • 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.  Additional trains will run between London Cannon Street and Dartford via Bexleyheath.  Trains between London Victoria and Dartford will not run because of further engineering work.

  • Sidcup Line: Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross & Dartford via Sidcup will stop additionally at Albany Park.

Accessible rail replacement buses will run between:

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

Ticket Acceptance:

You can use the following services to complete your journey at no additional cost:

  • Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich

  • London Underground between London Cannon Street, London Bridge, Embankment (for Charing Cross) London Charing Cross, London Waterloo & Southwark. 

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 by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on 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.