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.

Amended service between London Bridge and Dartford via Charlton on Sunday 9 June

Start date
09/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Cannon Street and Slade Green / Barnehurst / Dartford, and also between London Charing Cross and Dartford

Thameslink between Luton / St Albans / West Hampstead Thameslink / Kentish Town and Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and Slade Green, closing all lines via Charlton.


Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Dartford (via Woolwich) will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath.

Trains which usually run between London Cannon Street and Sidcup / Slade Green will be diverted to Dartford. There will be no circular services via Woolwich and Greenwich.

Buses will be provided to run between Lewisham and Dartford via New Cross, Greenwich and Woolwich.


Trains will be diverted between London Bridge and Dartford and will not call at station via Greenwich and Charlton. Customers should use Southeastern replacement buses to complete their journey.

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.