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 Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International / Canterbury West on Sunday 16 June

Start date
16/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London St Pancras International and Canterbury West / Dover Priory / Ramsgate / Margate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Ashford International and Canterbury West, closing all lines.

As a result, replacement buses will run between:

  • Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International.
  • Canterbury West and Ashford International.

Services between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate will be diverted between Ashford International and Ramsgate to run via Dover Priory. A shuttle train service will run between Canterbury West and Margate.

Southeastern High Speed services will not run between Ebbsfleet International and Ashford International / Margate. Alternative fast services will run between Ashford International and London Victoria via Tonbridge.

Services that usually run between London Victoria and Maidstone East / Ashford International / Canterbury West will only run between Borough Green & Wrotham and Ashford International only as a result of engineering work in the Swanley area.

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.