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 Swanley and Rochester on Sunday 19 January

Start date
19/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Canterbury East / Dover Priory / Ramsgate all via Sole Street, and also between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Swanley and Rochester, closing the line.

Buses will run between Swanley and Strood calling at all stations except Sole Street and Rochester.

Customer to / from Sole Street should change at Meopham for a connecting bus service.

Customers to / from Rochester should travel via Strood for a connecting train service.

Due to this engineering work trains between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea will be retimed to connect with amended trains.

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.