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.

Alterations to late night Southeastern services from Monday 5 to Friday 9 August

Start date
05/08/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Between London St Pancras International and Faversham and

London Victoria and Ramsgate and

Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea

TOC(s) affected

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

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

  • After 23:45, buses replace trains between Gillingham and Faversham including the Sheerness line between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea. Buses will connect at Faversham to further train services at Faversham between Faversham and Ramsgate.
  • Buses also replace trains between Ebbsfleet International and Faversham after 23:45.

Wednesday and Thursday

  • The 23:37 London St Pancras International to Ramsgate via Dover Priory will be replaced by a bus between Dover Priory and Ramsgate.

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.