Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Ramsgate and Deal / Canterbury West on Sunday 13 September

Start date
13/09/2020  00:00
End date
13/09/2020 
Route affected
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Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate

High Speed trains between London St Pancras International and Margate / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Ramsgate and Deal / Canterbury West, closing all lines.

Paddock Wood line:

Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate will only run between London Charing Cross and Ashford International.

For journeys between Ashford International, Canterbury West and Ramsgate you will need to use alternative trains between Ashford International and Canterbury West, and the bus service between Canterbury West and Ramsgate.

High Speed via Ashford International:

Trains which usually run between London St Pancras International and Margate will be replaced by buses between Canterbury West and Margate.

Trains which usually run between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate via Dover Priory will be replaced by buses between Deal and Ramsgate.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

These will run on the following routes:

  • Canterbury West and Margate, calling at Ramsgate, Broadstairs and Margate only.
  • Canterbury West and Ramsgate, calling at all stations.
  • Deal and Ramsgate, calling at Sandwich.

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.

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.