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.

Buses replace trains between Slade Green / Sidcup and Dartford on Sunday 23 August

Start date
23/08/2020  00:00
End date
23/08/2020 
Route affected
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Southeastern services to / from / via Dartford

Thameslink between Bedford / St Albans / West Ham / Kentish Town and Dartford / Rainham

 
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Description

Engineering work is taking place between Slade Green / Sidcup and Dartford, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Sidcup and Dartford.
  • Slade Green and Dartford.

Woolwich Line:

Trains will ruin between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Woolwich. Trains which normally run between Slade Green and London Cannon Street via Sidcup will run via Bexleyheath instead.

Services between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich services will be amended to run between London Charing Cross and Slade Green.

Bexleyheath Line:

Services between London Victoria and Dartford will diverted, and will run between London Victoria and Sidcup instead. Additional train services will run between Slade Green and London Charing Cross via Bexleyheath.

Trains between Slade Green and London Cannon Street via Sidcup services will also be diverted to run via Bexleyheath, providing additional services to / from London Cannon Street from the Bexleyheath line.

Sidcup Line:

Services between London Victoria and Dartford will run between London Victoria and Sidcup instead. Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Sidcup services will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath instead. Services between London Charing Cross and Gravesend will not run.

Thameslink

Thameslink will operate a revised train service between Luton and Plumstead.

Customers travelling between Plumstead and Slade Green will need to use alternative Southeastern services.

Buses will operate between Slade Green and Dartford.

A revised half hourly Thameslink service will operate between Dartford and Rainham. You may also use Southeastern services between these stations.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey with the National Rail Enquiries 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 checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages.