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 Plumstead until 09:00 on Sunday 2 February

Start date
02/02/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Bridge / London Cannon Street / London Charing Cross and Plumstead / Dartford

Thameslink between London Bridge and Rainham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Deptford / Blackheath and Plumstead, closing the line until 09:00.


  • Buses replace trains between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street / London Bridge and Plumstead until 09:00.


  • Trains will be diverted between London Bridge and Dartford via and calling at Lewisham, Blackheath, Eltham, Bexleyheath and Barnehurst.
  • Customers should use Southeastern replacement buses for stations between London Bridge and Dartford via Charlton.

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.