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 High Speed services from Ashford International and buses replace trains between Ashford International and Canterbury West on Sunday 15 December

Start date
15/12/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern High Speed services between London St Pancras International and Margate / Ramsgate and also between London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Canterbury West / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Ashford International and Canterbury West, closing all lines.

As a result, no High Speed services will run between London St Pancras International and Margate via Canterbury West, or between London St Pancras and Ramsgate via Dover.

Additional services will run between London Victoria and Ashford International via Tonbridge and Bromley South.

Additional shuttle trains will run between Canterbury West and Margate.

Services between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate via Paddock Wood will be diverted to run via Dover Priory and Sandwich.

Services via Maidstone East will run between Borough Green & Wrotham and Ashford International only. Buses replace trains between Bromley South and Borough Green & Wrotham as a result of further engineering work.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Ashford International and Ebbsfleet International.
  • Ashford International and Canterbury West.

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.