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 Gillingham and Sheerness-on-Sea / Faversham on Sunday 26 January

Start date
26/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria London St Pancras International and Faversham / Dover Priory / Ramsgate, between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea, and also between London St Pancras International "rounder" services

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Gillingham and Faversham, closing all lines.

Buses replace trains between:

  • Gillingham and Faversham (excluding Teynham).
  • Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea.
  • Sittingbourne and Faversham via Teynham (minibus).

Services that usually run between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover Priory / Canterbury East via Sole Street will run between London Victoria and Gillingham only. Shuttle train services will run between Faversham and Ramsgate / Dover Priory.

Southeastern High Speed services between London St Pancras International and Faversham will run between London St Pancras and Gillingham only. London St Pancras to Ramsgate via Dover Priory services will extended to run to / from Faversham.

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.