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.

Amended service through Paddock Wood on Sunday 2 February

Start date
02/02/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All Southeastern routes through Paddock Wood

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Tonbridge and Ashford / Maidstone West, closing all lines.

  • Paddock Wood Line: Trains between Charing Cross and Ramsgate will be diverted to run via Maidstone East, and a portion of the train will be detached at Ashford for stations to Dover. A shuttle train will run between Headcorn and Ashford International.
  • Medway Valley Line: Trains will run between Strood and Maidstone West only.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Tonbridge to Headcorn
  • Tonbridge to Maidstone 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.