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 through Lewisham on Sunday 16 August

Start date
16/08/2020  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 various lines.

Woolwich Line:

Services between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich, will run to / from London Cannon Street instead, and will run via Greenwich.

Bexleyheath Line:

Services between London Victoria and Dartford via Bexleyheath will not run, and passengers will need to use replacement bus services from New Cross to Dartford, via Lewisham and Bexleyheath.

Trains to / from New Cross will run from London Bridge and Cannon Street.

Hayes Line:

Services between London Cannon Street and Hayes will run to / from London Charing Cross instead, and will run non-stop between London Bridge and Ladywell.

Grove Park Line:

Services between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will be retimed and will not stop at Lewisham.

Sidcup Line:

Services between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Sidcup, will not stop at Lewisham.

Ticket Acceptance:

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

  • London Underground between London Victoria, Embankment (for London Charing Cross), London Cannon Street, London Bridge, Southwark, London Waterloo and London Charing Cross.
  • London Bus routes:
    • 21, 225 & 273 between Hither Green, Lewisham and New Cross
    • P12, 78 and 484 between Lewisham and Greenwich
    • P4, 284 and 122 between Lewisham and Ladywell
    • Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich

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.

You can plan your journey on London Buses, London Underground and the Docklands Light Railway by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page

You can find the location of your bus replacement by typing in your station here