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 late night trains through Sittingbourne on Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 May

Start date
08/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London Victoria / London St Pancras International and Faversham / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

and also London St Pancras International circular services

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place Gillingham and Faversham and also between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea, closing all lines.

After approximately 00:00 each night, buses will replace trains between Gillingham and Faversham, and also between Sittingbourne and Sheerness.

High Speed services will be replaced by buses after 23:50 between Ebbsfleet and Faversham. Teynham will be served by a minibus from Sittingbourne.

A connecting train will meet the buses at Faversham for stations to Ramsgate. 

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.