Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington / Sidcup on Saturday 16 November

Start date
16/11/2019  00:00
End date
16/11/2019 
Route affected
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Between London Cannon Street and Orpington / Hayes / 'rounder' services and between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks / Dover Priory / Ramsgate / Hastings / Orpington / Tunbridge Wells / Gravesend / Dartford and between Grove Park and Bromley North

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Orpington / Sidcup, closing various lines.

Trains via Paddock Wood

Trains between London Charing Cross and Dover Priory / Ramsgate will be diverted between London and Sevenoaks and be revised to run from London Victoria instead.

Trains to / from Hastings

London Charing Cross to Hastings services will be diverted via an alternative route between London Charing Cross and Orpington and will also be retimed.

The stopping service between London Charing Cross and Tunbridge Wells will NOT run.

Trains via Grove Park

London Charing Cross to Sevenoaks and London Cannon Street to Orpington services will NOT run. Buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington.

Trains between Grove Park and Bromley North also will NOT run.

Trains via Sidcup

London Charing Cross to Dartford / Gravesend will NOT run. Additional trains will run between Sidcup and Dartford.

London Cannon Street to London Cannon Street 'rounder' services which run via Sidcup and Woolwich will NOT run.

Trains via Bexleyheath

London Charing Cross to Dartford services are retimed and will be extended to run through to Gravesend.

Trains to / from Hayes

London Charing Cross to Hayes services will be retimed, and will stop additionally at Lewisham.

London Cannon Street to Hayes services will NOT run.

Trains via Woolwich

London Cannon Street to London Cannon Street 'rounder' services via Woolwich & Sidcup will NOT run.

Trains via Bromley South

London Victoria to Orpington services will be extended to Tonbridge.

Replacement road transport will run on the following routes:

  • Lewisham to Orpington via Grove Park
  • Lewisham to Sidcup

Customers may also use their tickets on the following alternative routes:

  • London Underground between London Victoria / Embankment / Charing Cross / Waterloo / Southwark & London Bridge
  • London Buses routes 162, 261 & 314 between Bromley North & Grove Park

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.

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.