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 Saturday 22 February

Start date
22/02/2020  00:00
End date
22/02/2020 
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street / Grove Park and Bromley North / Hayes / Orpington / Hastings / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description
Engineering work is taking place between Hither Green and Petts Wood, closing all lines.

Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington.

Trains between Grove Park and Bromley North will not run. Services between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will be diverted to run on an alternative route.

Services that usually run between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory (via Paddock Wood) will be amended to run to / from London Victoria, and will be diverted between London and Sevenoaks.

Services between London Charing Cross and Hastings will be diverted to run on an alternative route between London Charing Cross and Orpington, and will be retimed.

Trains between London Cannon Street and Hayes will not run. Services between London Charing Cross and Hayes will additionally stop at Lewisham, and will be retimed.

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

Ticket acceptance:

Valid tickets can be used:

  • On London Underground services between Victoria, Charing Cross, Embankment, Waterloo, Southwark, London Bridge and Cannon Street.
  • On London Bus routes 126 / 261 / 314 between Bromley North and Grove Park.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Buses / 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.