Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Margate and Minster on Sunday 8 December

Start date
08/12/2019  00:00
End date
08/12/2019 
Route affected
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Between London St Pancras International / Ashford International and Margate

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Margate and Minster, closing various lines.

As a result of this, buses will replace trains between Margate and Minster.

High Speed services:

London St Pancras International to Margate via Canterbury West services will only run between London St Pancras International and Minster.

London St Pancras International to Ramsgate via Faversham services will only run between London St Pancras International and Margate.

London St Pancras International to Ramsgate via Dover Priory services will only run between London St Pancras International and Dover Priory.

Trains via Paddock Wood:

Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory will start from London Victoria and will divide at Ashford International. One portion of the train will run to Minster via Canterbury West. The other portion will run to Minster via Dover Priory & Sandwich.

Trains via Sole Street:

Trains between London Victoria and Ramsgate will only run between London Victoria and Margate.

Trains via Maidstone East:

London Victoria to Canterbury West services will terminate at Ashford International.

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.