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 Southeastern services at London Victoria on Sunday 17 May

Start date
17/05/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All Southeastern trains to / from London Victoria

Thameslink between London Victoria and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between London Victoria and Herne Hill, closing various lines.


Sole Street line: Services will run from London Cannon Street instead and run between London Cannon Street and Dover Priory / Herne Bay and will be unable to call at Denmark Hill or Bromley South but will stop additionally at London Bridge.

Maidstone East Line: Services will run from London Cannon Street instead, and will be unable to call at Bromley South but will stop additionally at London Bridge.

Bromley South Line: London Victoria to Orpington services will run from London Blackfriars instead and will be unable to stop at Brixton, but will stop additionally at Elephant & Castle.

Bexleyheath Line: Services will run between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Bexleyheath instead.

Ticket Acceptance:

You can use London Underground between Victoria, Brixton, Cannon Street, Embankment (for Charing Cross), Blackfriars, London Bridge, Waterloo, Southwark and Elephant & Castle.

You can use Thameslink services between Denmark Hill, Bromley South & Swanley to connect with the diverted services at Swanley.


It is not yet confirmed how Thameslink will be affected by this engineering work.

Check before you travel:

If you are travelling with Southeastern, 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.