Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace trains between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge on Saturday 2 June

Start date
02/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between London Charing Cross and Tunbridge Wells / Hastings / Dover Priory / Ramsgate

TOC(s) affected

Major engineering work is taking place in the tunnel between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge which means the lines through the tunnel will be closed. For more details on this major project, please visit here

Replacement buses will run between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge, calling at Hildenborough.

Services between London Charing Cross and Hastings will be diverted via East Croydon and Redhill, and will terminate at Tunbridge Wells. A shuttle service will run between Tonbridge and Ashford International, calling at all stations.

Additional trains will run between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.