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 Beckenham Junction and Orpington on Sunday 24 March

Start date
24/03/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria and Orpington / Ashford International / Canterbury West / Dover Priory

Thameslink between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Beckenham Junction and St Mary Cray / Petts Wood, closing all lines.


Buses replace trains between Beckenham Junction and Orpington. Services between London Victoria and Orpington will run between London Victoria and Beckenham Junction.

Services between London Victoria and Dover Priory / Canterbury East / Canterbury West / Ramsgate, and also services between will be diverted, and will not call at Bromley South.


Trains to / from Sevenoaks will be amended to run between Sevenoaks and Swanley via Bat & Ball. Replacement buses will run between Swanley and Herne Hill.

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.