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 & early morning Southeastern services from Monday 21 to Friday 25 October

Start date
21/10/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between late night / early morning at various locations on the Southeastern network, closing various lines.

Monday to Thursday

  • After 23:55, buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford / Gravesend via Sidcup. The bus from Dartford towards Lewisham will be extended to London Bridge.
  • Buses will replace trains between Sittingbourne and Sheerness from 19:50 until the end of service.

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

  • The 23:55 London St Pancras to Faversham service will be replaced by a bus between Ebbsfleet & Faversham

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

  • The 23:40 Charing Cross to Ramsgate & Dover will not detach a portion at Ashford for stations to Ramsgate via Canterbury West. A replacement bus will run from Ashford to Ramsgate via Canterbury West.

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

  • After 00:30, buses replace the trains between Faversham & Ramsgate. After 01:15 until the end of service, the buses will be extended to start from Sittingbourne to run between Sittingbourne 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.