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Amended late night / early morning Southeastern services from Monday 4 to Friday 8 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 04 Dec 2023 to 08 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Various Southeastern routes

Description

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Southeastern network, closing some lines. ​​​​​​​

Monday only:

From 23:00 until the end of service, accessible buses will replace trains between Tonbridge and Wadhurst / Hastings.

Tuesday only:

From 23:40 until the end of service accessible buses will replace trains between Tunbridge Wells and Hastings and will run between:

  • Tunbridge Wells and Battle (calling at Wadhurst only)

  • Battle and Hastings (calling at all stations except Crowhurst)

  • Tunbridge Wells and Robertsbridge (calling at all stations)

  • Battle and Crowhurst (mini bus shuttle)

Monday & Thursday:

The 23:40 London Victoria to Ramsgate service will be replaced by accessible buses between:

  • Sittingbourne and Herne Bay (calling at all stations except Teynham, for Teynham, use alternative train services)

  • Herne Bay and Ramsgate (calling at all stations)

The 23:50 London St Pancras International to Faversham service will be replaced by accessible buses between Ebbsfleet International, Gillingham and Faversham.

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:

From 23:50 until the end of service, services between Bromley North and Grove Park will not run. You will be able to use London Bus routes 126 and 261 at no extra cost between Bromley North and Grove Park.

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday:

From 00:15 until the end of service, services between London Victoria and Orpington via Beckenham Junction will be diverted to run non stop between London Victoria and Shortlands.

Accessible rail replacement buses will run between:

  • London Victoria / Herne Hill and Orpington via Beckenham Junction (calling at all stations except Brixton)

  • London Victoria and Bromley South (calling at all stations except Brixton)

If you are travelling to / from Brixton you can use London Underground between London Victoria and Brixton at no extra cost.

Wednesday & Friday:

From 01:15 until the end of service, accessible rail replacement buses will run between Slade Green and Dartford / Gravesend.

After 01:00, the last train between London and Dartford via Bexleyheath will be diverted to Slade Green and connect with replacement bus services between Slade Green and Dartford / Gravesend.

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.