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Last updated:Today at 16:32
Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Gravesend and Gillingham from Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Jul 2024 to 12 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Thameslink between Kentish Town / Dartford and Gillingham


Engineering work is taking place between Gravesend and Gillingham, closing all lines overnight from Tuesday night until Friday morning.

As a result, the following trains will be replaced by buses between Gravesend and Gillingham:

Tuesday to Thursday:

The 22:56 Kentish Town to Gillingham service.

Wednesday to Friday:

The 00:30 Dartford to Gillingham service.

The 01:24 Dartford to Gillingham service.

The 04:00 Gillingham to Dartford service (starting from Gravesend at 04:18).

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.