Future engineering work

PAGE LAST UPDATED: 16/09/2019 01:39. Update now

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 Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal on Sunday 16 June

Start date
16/06/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
Download map of route afected

Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal and London Cannon Street "rounder" services.
Thameslink between Kentish Town and Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Greenwich / Blackheath and Slade Green, closing all lines.


Trains that usually run via Blackheath and Woolwich Arsenal will be diverted, and will run instead via Bexleyheath, calling at all stations after Blackheath.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via New Cross, Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal.


Trains between Kentish Town, central London and Rainham will run between Dartford and Rainham only. Customers can use the Southeastern replacement buses, London Buses and Docklands Light Railway.

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.