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.

Buses replace trains between Herne Bay and Ramsgate on Saturday 11 January

Start date
11/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / Gillingham and Ramsgate, and between London St Pancras and Ramsgate / Margate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Herne Bay and Ramsgate, closing all lines.

As a result, buses will replace trains between:

  • Herne Bay and Ramsgate (calling at all stations).
  • Ramsgate and Margate (calling at Broadstairs only).
  • Faversham and Ramsgate (limited stops).

Services that run between London Victoria and Ramsgate via Sole Street will be amended to run between London Victoria and Herne Bay.

Southeastern High Speed services to / from Ramsgate via Faversham will run between London St Pancras International and Faversham only. Services to / from Margate via Canterbury West will run between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate.

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.