Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Bromley South and Strood / Borough Green & Wrotham on Sunday 21 June

Start date
21/06/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southeastern between London Victoria and Canterbury West / Canterbury East / Faversham / Ashford International / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

Thameslink between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Bromley South and Sole Street / Borough Green & Wrotham, closing all lines.


Buses will replace trains between:

  • Bromley South and Meopham.
  • Meopham and Strood.
  • Meopham and Sole Street (minibus shuttle service).
  • Bromley South and Borough Green & Wrotham.

Trains that usually run between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover Priory via Sole Street will be amended to run via Strood, not calling at stations between Bromley South and Sole Street. Customers for these stations should travel via Strood / Meopham.

Services between London Victoria and Canterbury East will not run.

Train services on the Maidstone East line will only run between Borough Green & Wrotham and Ashford International. Customers should use alternative trains between London and Bromley South, and replacement buses between Bromley South and Borough Green & Wrotham.


Train services between London Blackfriars and Sevenoaks will be diverted, and will additionally call at Petts Wood and Orpington.

Replacement buses will run between Sevenoaks and Bromley South via Otford.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correctly, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

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.