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Alterations to some late night and early morning Southeastern services between Monday 25 and Friday 29 March 

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Engineering work details

Starts 25 Mar 2024 to 29 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Various Southeastern Routes


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

Monday to Wednesday

  • The 23:20 and 23:50 London St Pancras International to Faversham services will be replaced by accessible buses between Ebbsfleet International, Gillingham and Faversham.

  • From 23:25 until the end of service, accessible buses replace trains between Dartford and Gravesend.

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

  • From 23:30 until the end of service, accessible buses replace trains between Ashford International and Dover Priory. A connecting bus will run from Dover to Ramsgate calling at all stations via Deal.

Tuesday to Friday

From 00:15 until the end of service, trains via Maidstone East will be diverted after Otford to run to or via Sevenoaks.

Accessible replacement buses will run between:

  • Sevenoaks and Maidstone East, calling at all stations except East Malling.

  • Maidstone East and Ashford International, calling at all stations.

  • West Malling and East Malling minibus shuttle.

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.