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 Ashford International and Ramsgate via Canterbury West on Sunday 3 June

Start date
03/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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between London Victoria / London St Pancras International / London Charing Cross and Canterbury West / Ramsgate / Margate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Ashford International and Minster, closing all lines.

Services will be amended to terminate at Ashford International. Services between London Victoria and Canterbury West will be amended to run between London Cannon Street and Ashford International.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Ashford International and Canterbury West (calling at all stations).
  • Ashford International and Margate (calling at Canterbury West, Ramsgate and Broadstairs only).
  • Ashford International and Ramsgate (calling at all stations).

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.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.