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Amended late night / early morning Southeastern services from Monday 18 to Friday 22 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Dec 2023 to 22 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)

Tuesday to Friday:

The 00:25 London Victoria to Ashford International service will be diverted after Bromley South calling at Sevenoaks and Ashford International. Accessible buses will run between:

  • Bromley South and Borough Green & Wrotham (calling at St Mary Cray, Swanley and Otford)

  • Borough Green & Wrotham and Ashford International (calling at all stations except Hollingbourne, Harrietsham & Charing)

  • Maidstone East and Ashford International (calling at all stations except Hollingbourne, Harrietsham & Charing)

  • Sevenoaks and Maidstone (East calling at all stations)

The 00:40 London Victoria to Gillingham service will be diverted and run non stop between London Victoria and Rochester. An additional train will leave London Victoria at 00:43 and connect with accessible buses running between Bromley South, Meopham and Gillingham.

The 04:37 Swanley to London Victoria service will start at Bromley South at 04:50. An accessible bus will leave Swanley at 03:59, calling at all stations to Bromley South to connect with the train.

From 00:20 until the end of service, accessible buses replace trains between Lewisham and Gravesend via Sidcup. Trains will be diverted via an alternative route and will run non stop between Lewisham and Dartford.

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.