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 Sunday 8 March

Start date
08/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Dover Priory / Hastings / Ramsgate / Sevenoaks, also between London Victoria and Orpington

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hither Green and Chislehurst, closing the line.

Buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Canterbury West / Dover Priory are diverted to start / terminate at London Victoria.

Trains between London Victoria and Orpington are extended to / from Sevenoaks.

Ticket Acceptance

Customers may use London Underground between London Victoria, London Charing Cross, Embankment, Southwark, London Bridge and London Cannon Street.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London 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.