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 between Denmark Hill and Bromley South on Saturday 8 February

Start date
08/02/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria and Dover Priory / Gravesend

Thameslink between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Nunhead and Shortlands, closing various lines.


Sole Street Line:

  • London Victoria - Dover Priory (via Denmark Hill) services will be retimed and diverted to run via an alternative route, not calling at Denmark Hill.

Bromley South Line:

  • Stopping services between London Victoria and Bromley South will run every 30 minutes as trains which usually start at or terminate at Bromley South will not run.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Herne Hill and Beckenham Junction via Denmark Hill and Catford for stations between Nunhead and Ravensbourne.


Trains will be diverted via Herne Hill and not call as stations between London Blackfriars and Shortlands via Catford. Buses will operate between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks for passengers requiring intermediate stations.

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.