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 early morning trains to / from Gillingham from Tuesday 9 to Friday 12 April

Start date
09/04/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Thameslink between Dartford and Gillingham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Rochester and Gillingham between 00:15 and 04:45 from Tuesday to Friday, closing all lines.

As a result:

  • The 01:24 Dartford to Gillingham service will be replaced by a bus throughout.
  • The 04:00 Gillingham Dartford service will be started from Rochester. A replacement bus will run from Gillingham at 03:40 to Rochester to connect with this train.

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.