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 overnight Southeastern trains from Monday 9 to Friday 13 March

Start date
09/03/2020  00:00
End date
13/03/2020 
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Late night engineering work is taking place at various location on the Southeastern network resulting in the closure of various lines each night, finishing at 05:00 Friday morning.

The following alterations will apply:

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday:

The 23:15 Ramsgate to Gillingham service will be replaced by a bus between Sittingbourne and Gillingham.

Tuesday only:

Scheduled late night buses between Faversham, Margate and Ramsgate will not run, and trains will run in their place at the same times as Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday nights

Tuesday to Friday

After 00:10 until the end of service, buses replace trains between Swanley and Gillingham and trains will be diverted between Victoria and Rochester to run via Dartford. A minibus will run between Meopham and Sole Street.

Wednesday and Thursday

The 23:37 London St Pancras to Ramsgate via Dover will be replaced by a bus between Dover and Ramsgate

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.