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Amended late night / early morning Southeastern services between Monday 9 and Friday 13 September 

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Engineering work details

Starts 09 Sep 2024 to 13 Sep 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 Thursday:

From 23:00 until the end of service, accessible buses replace trains between Dartford and Gravesend.

Tuesday to Friday:

From Midnight 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.

  • Sevenoaks and Lenham calling at all stations except East Malling.

  • West Malling and East Malling minibus shuttle.

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

From 23:00 until the end of service, accessible buses replace trains between Ashford International and Dover Priory / Dover Priory and Ramsgate calling at all stations except Westenhanger. A minibus shuttle will run between Sandling and Westenhanger. An additional train will run between Dover Priory and Ramsgate.

The 04:30 Gravesend to London Charing Cross via Sidcup train will start from Dartford at 04:48. An accessible bus will leave Gravesend at 04:10 calling at all stations to Dartford.

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.