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Last updated:Today at 09:26
Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, c2c, Gatwick Express, Great Northern, Great Western Railway, Hull Trains, London Northwestern Railway, Lumo, Merseyrail, Northern, Southern, Thameslink, Transport for Wales, TransPennine Express, West Midlands Railway

Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Gravesend and Gillingham from Monday 19 to Friday 23 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 19 Aug 2024 to 23 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Thameslink between Dartford and Gillingham


Engineering work is taking place between Gravesend and Gillingham, closing all lines.

Between 01:40 and 04:10 on Tuesday morning and between 00:40 and 04:10 Wednesday to Friday mornings, buses will replace trains between Gravesend and Gillingham.

Please note that this will affect trains running at the end of Monday - Thursday service.

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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.