Future engineering work

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No trains between London Charing Cross and London Bridge on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 May

Start date
02/05/2020  00:00
End date
03/05/2020 
Route affected
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All routes to / from London Charing Cross

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between London Charing Cross and London Bridge, closing all lines.

All weekend there will be no trains to / from London Charing Cross.

The following alterations will apply to the following routes:

Bexleyheath Line

Trains between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Bexleyheath will start / terminate at London Cannon Street.

On Saturday only, London Victoria to Gravesend Trains will stop additionally at Stone Crossing, Swanscombe and Northfleet.

On Sunday only, additional London Cannon Street circular trains will run, as Sidcup line trains will run via Bexleyheath instead.

Grove Park Line

On Saturday only, London Charing Cross to Sevenoaks trains will start / terminate at London Cannon Street. 

London Cannon Street to Orpington trains will not run.

Trains from Grove Park to Bromley North will run every 30 minutes.

On Sunday only, buses will replace trains between Lewisham & Orpington. Late night replacement buses will run between London Charing Cross and London Bridge to connect with last trains starting at London Bridge or coming from London Cannon Street.

Hastings Line

On Saturday, trains between London Charing Cross and Tunbridge Wells / Hastings will start / terminate at London Bridge.

On Sunday, trains between London Charing Cross and Hastings will start / terminate at London Cannon Street.

Hayes Line

Trains between London Charing Cross to Hayes will not run.

Paddock Wood Line

On Saturday, trains between London Charing Cross and Dover Priory / Ramsgate will start / terminate at London Bridge.

On Sunday, trains between London Charing Cross and Dover Priory / Ramsgate will start / terminate at London Victoria. 

Sidcup Line

On Saturday only, London Charing Cross to Gravesend trains will not run.

On Sunday only, buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup, and trains will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath instead.

Woolwich Line

Trains between Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich, will start at Cannon Street instead.

Ticket Acceptance

Passengers can use the following London Underground services at no extra cost:

  • District and Circle line between Embankment (Victoria on Sunday) and Cannon Street.
  • Jubilee Line between London Waterloo and London Bridge, and Bakerloo.
  • Northern Lines between London Charing Cross and London Waterloo.

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.