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 Lewisham and Plumstead on Saturday 25, Sunday 26 and Monday 27 May

Start date
25/05/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
Download map of route afected Between London Cannon Street and London Cannon Street 'rounder' services / Dartford / Gravesend / Strood / Slade Green and between London Charing Cross and Dartford
TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Plumstead, blocking all lines.

Trains via Woolwich

Trains between Lewisham / Deptford and Plumstead will not run.

Buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Plumstead via New Cross and Greenwich.

Trains via Bexleyheath

London Cannon Street to London Cannon Street 'rounder' services via Bexleyheath will not run.

On Saturday and Monday additional services will run between London Cannon Street and Dartford via Bexleyheath.

On Sunday only, London Charing Cross to Dartford (via Woolwich) will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath.

Trains via Sidcup:

On Sunday only, London Cannon Street to London Cannon Street 'rounder' services via Sidcup and Grenwich will run normally via Sidcup, then divert to Dartford.

London Charing Cross to Gravesend services via Sidcup will call additionally at Lewisham on Sunday.

Trains via Hayes:

London Charing Cross to Hayes services will call additionally at Lewisham on Saturday and Monday only.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers may use their tickets on Docklands Light Railway services between Lewisham and Greenwich.

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.