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 Dartford and Gillingham / Rainham from Monday 22 to Wednesday 24 July

Start date
22/07/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Thameslink between Dartford and Gillingham / Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Dartford and Higham, closing lines between 00:15 and 04:30 on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.

The following trains will be replaced by buses throughout:

Monday and Tuesday:

  • The 23:30 Rainham to Dartford service.

Tuesday and Wednesday:

  • The 00:28 Dartford to Gillingham service.
  • The 01:24 Dartford to Gillingham service.

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.