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.

Amended late night / early morning Southeastern services from Monday 14 to Friday 18 October

Start date
14/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Southeastern network, closing some lines overnight.

Monday to Thursday:

After 20:55 each night until the end of service, buses will replace trains between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea.

The 23:43 London Victoria to Bromley South service will be retimed to depart at 23:50.

The 23:58 (Monday to Thursday) London Victoria to Orpington service will be retimed to depart at 00:01 (Tuesday to Friday).

Tuesday to Friday:

A bus will replace the last train between Tunbridge Wells and Hastings (normally departing Tunbridge Wells at 00:41). A minibus service will run between Battle and Crowhurst.

The 00:10 London Victoria to Ramsgate service will instead depart 1 minute earlier, at 00:11.

The 00:19 Bromley South to London Victoria service will be retimed to depart at 00:27.


The 01:35 Faversham to Ramsgate bus will be retimed to run at 01:48.

The 01:36 Faversham to Westgate-on-Sea bus will be retimed to run at 01:49.

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.