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 Sittingbourne and Herne Bay / Dover Priory on Sunday 14 April

Start date
14/04/2019  00:00
End date
14/04/2019 
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Canterbury West / Canterbury East / Dover Priory and between London Cannon Street and Margate / Broadstairs and between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate / Broadstairs / London St Pancras International 'rounder' services

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Sittingbourne and Herne Bay / Dover Priory, closing all lines.

The following alterations will be in place:

Sole Street Line: 

Trains will only run between London Victoria and Sittingbourne, and then between Herne Bay and Ramsgate. London Victoria to Canterbury East stopping services will only run between London Victoria and Gillingham.

Buses replace trains between Sittingbourne and Herne Bay and Sittingbourne to Dover Priory.

A mini bus will run between Selling and Sittingbourne, and a separate replacement bus will run between Canterbury East and Dover Priory.

High Speed via Gravesend: 

London St Pancras International to Faversham services will only run between London St Pancras International and Sittingbourne. London St Pancras International ‘rounder’ services will only run between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate via Dover.

Sheerness-on-Sea line: 

Trains to / from Sheerness-on-Sea will be retimed.

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

Bicycles:

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.