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 Lewisham and Orpington on Sunday 26 January

Start date
26/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Orpington / Sevenoaks / Tunbridge Wells / Hastings / Dover Priory / Ramsgate

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hither Green and Petts Wood, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington via Grove Park.

Trains running to / from Hastings will be diverted between London Charing Cross and Orpington, and will be retimed.

London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks train services via Grove Park will not run.

Trains that usually run between London Charing Cross and Dover Priory / Ramsgate via Paddock Wood will be amended to run to / from London Victoria, and will run on an alternative route between London and Sevenoaks.

Trains between London Victoria and Orpington via Bromley South will be extended to run to / from Sevenoaks.

Ticket acceptance:

Valid tickets can be used on London Underground services between Victoria / Embankment / Charing Cross / Waterloo / Southwark / London Bridge.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London 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.