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.

Amended late night Southeastern services from Wednesday 2 to Friday 4 September

Start date
02/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Various Southeastern routes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place at various locations on the Southeastern network, closing lines overnight from Tuesday evening until Friday morning.


The 23:55 London St Pancras International to Faversham service will terminate at Ebbsfleet International. A replacement bus will run between Ebbsfleet and Faversham.

Wednesday and Thursday:

The 22:40 and 23:40 London Charing Cross to Dover Priory services will terminate at Ashford International. Replacement buses will run between Ashford International and Dover Priory.

The 23:12 Ramsgate to Ashford International service will be replaced by a bus between Dover Priory and Ashford International.

The 23:37 London St Pancras to Ramsgate service will be diverted to run via Canterbury West. A replacement bus will run between Ashford International and Ramsgate via Dover Priory.

Wednesday to Friday:

The 04:32 Gravesend to London Charing Cross service will start from Dartford. A replacement bus will run between Gravesend and Dartford.

After 23:55 each night, buses will replace trains between Dartford and Gravesend.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.