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 late night trains through Sittingbourne between Monday 17 and Friday 21 June

Start date
17/06/2019  00:00
End date
21/06/2019 
Route affected

Between London Victoria and Ramsgate, between London St Pancras International and Faversham and between Sittingbourne and Sheerness

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Gillingham and Faversham and between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea, closing various lines.

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

The 23:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate will terminate at Gillingham.

  • A replacement bus will depart Gillingham at 00.10 calling at Rainham, Newington, Sittingbourne and Faversham.
  • A connecting minibus will depart Sittingbourne at 00.46 calling at Teynham and Sittingbourne.

The 23:25 London St Pancras International to Faversham will terminate at Ebbsfleet International.

  • A replacement bus will depart Ebbsfleet International at 23:51 calling at Gravesend, Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham, Rainham, Sittingbourne and Faversham.

The 23:55 London St Pancras International to Faversham will terminate at Ebbsfleet International.

  • A replacement bus will depart Ebbsfleet International at 00:21 calling at Gravesend, Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham, Rainham, Sittingbourne and Faversham.

The 23:15 Ramsgate to Gillingham will terminate at Faversham.

  • A replacement bus will depart Faversham at 00.08 calling at Sittingbourne, Newington, Rainham and Gillingham.

The 23:48 Sheerness-on-Sea to Sittingbourne WILL NOT RUN.

  • A replacement bus will depart Sheerness-on-Sea at 23:48 calling at all stations to Sittingbourne.

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

The 00:26 Sittingbourne to Sheerness-on-Sea WILL NOT RUN.

  • A replacement bus will depart Sittingbourne at 00:47 calling to set down at all stations to Sheerness-on-Sea.

The 00:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate will terminate at Gillingham.

  • A replacement bus will depart Gillingham at 01:11 calling at Rainham, Newington, Sittingbourne and Faversham.
  • A connecting minibus will depart Sittingbourne at 01:47 calling at Teynham only.

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.