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 Bromley South on Sunday 22 March

Start date
22/03/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria and Ashford International / Canterbury East / West / Dover Priory / Faversham / Orpington

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Beckenham Jcn / Nunhead and St Mary Cray / Petts Wood, closing various lines.


  • Sole Street line: London Victoria to Dover Canterbury East and Ramsgate services will take an alternative route between London Victoria and Swanley / St Mary Cray and will be re-timed.
  • Maidstone East line: London Victoria to Canterbury West via Maidstone East services will run via an alternative route between London Victoria and St Mary Cray and will be retimed.
  • Bromley South Line: London Victoria to Orpington services will be replaced by buses between Beckenham Junction and Orpington.

Passengers should use replacement buses between Bromley South and St Mary Cray / Swanley to connect with the diverted train services.


Buses replace trains between Swanley and Herne Hill.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey by 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.