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.

Alterations to late night Southeastern services Monday 29 June to Friday 3 July

Start date
29/06/2020  00:00
End date
03/07/2020 
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place overnight at various locations on the Southeastern network, closing various lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • From 23:20 until the end of service each night, some Southeastern services to Orpington, Maidstone East, Ramsgate & Gillingham will be retimed. Please check your journey using the Journey Planner.
  • From 23:45 until the end of service, Stopping services between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street & Orpington will be unable to stop at Lewisham. Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Hither Green.
  • The 23:59 London Victoria to Orpington will be replaced by a bus between Bromley South & Orpington

Monday only:

  • From 22:50 until the end of service, buses replace trains between Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Wadhurst. The last bus from Tonbridge to Wadhurst will run through to Hastings, and a connecting minibus will run from Battle to Crowhurst.

Monday, Wednesday & Thursday:

  • From 23:45 until the end of service, buses replace trains between Ebbsfleet International & Faversham.

Tuesday, Thursday & Friday:

  • From 00:00 until the end of service, buses replace trains between Gillingham and Faversham, and between Sittingbourne & Sheerness.

Tuesday only:

  • From 23:40 until the end of service, buses replace trains between Tunbridge Wells and Hastings. A minibus shuttle will run between Battle and Crowhurst.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • From 00:05 until the end of service, buses replace trains between Maidstone East and Ashford International.
  • The 00:28 London Victoria to Orpington will be replaced by a bus between Beckenham Junction and Orpington.

Wednesday & Thursday:

  • The 23:37 London St Pancras International to Ramsgate service will be replaced by a bus between Dover Priory and Ramsgate.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, 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.