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.

No trains at Lewisham on Sunday 19 April

Start date
19/04/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All routes through Lewisham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Lewisham area, closing all lines.

All day, there will be no trains at Lewisham. The following alterations will apply:

Replacement buses will run between New Cross and  Dartford via Lewisham and Bexleyheath.

Bexleyheath Line: There will be no trains on the Bexleyheath line, including Blackheath, all day. 

Woolwich Line: London Charing Cross to Dartford via Woolwich services will run from Cannon Street instead and will run via Greenwich instead of Lewisham.

Grove Park Line: London Charing Cross to Sevenoaks services will not stop at Lewisham.

Sidcup Line: London Cannon Street circular via Sidcup and Woolwich services will not stop at Lewisham.

Hayes Line: London Cannon Street to Hayes services will run from London Charing Cross instead, and will run non stop from London Bridge to Ladywell.

Ticket acceptance

You will be able to use your ticket at no extra cost on the following routes:

London Underground between Victoria, Embankment, Charing Cross, Cannon Street, Waterloo, Southwark & London Bridge.

Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich.

The following London bus routes:

  • P12, 78 & 484 Between Lewisham and Greenwich
  • 21, 225 & 273 between New Cross, Lewisham & Hither Green.
  • P4, 284 & 122 between Lewisham and Ladywell.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on Docklands Light Railway, London Buses and 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.