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Train companies affected:Avanti West Coast, ScotRail, TransPennine Express

Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Hither Green / Sidcup on Sunday 28 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 28 Jul 2024 to 28 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southeastern services via Sidcup


Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Dartford, closing all lines via Hither Green / Sidcup.

Grove Park Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will be retimed and will not stop at Lewisham.

Sidcup Line: Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Sidcup will not run. Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath calling at all stations.

Accessible replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup calling at all stations.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.