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.

No service to / from London Cannon Street on Sunday 15 September

Start date
15/09/2019  00:00
End date
15/09/2019 
Route affected
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All routes to / from London Cannon Street

 
TOC(s) affected
SoutheasternThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Cannon Street and New Cross / Charlton, closing various lines.

Southeastern

There will be no services from Cannon Street, and buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Charlton via New Cross & Greenwich

  • Hayes Line: Trains will run from Charing Cross instead, but will be unable to stop at New Cross or St Johns.
  • Woolwich Line: There will be fewer services than usual as services to and from Cannon Street will not run. Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Charlton via New Cross. Services between Charing Cross & Dartford will run normally. 
  • Sidcup Line: There will be fewer services than usual as services to and from Cannon Street will not run. Trains between Charing Cross, Dartford & Gravesend will run normally and will stop additionally at Lewisham.

Ticket acceptance:

Passengers will be able to use the following routes at no extra cost: 

  • London Underground between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / Embankment / Southwark / London Bridge / London Cannon Street / North Greenwich.
  • Docklands Light Railway between Greenwich to Lewisham all day.
  • London Overground between New Cross and Canada Water 

Thameslink

Thameslink North Kent services will only operate between Dartford and Rainham. You can use Southeastern services between London Bridge and Dartford.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Underground / Docklands Light Railway by using the Transport for London 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.