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 service at Dartford on Sunday 13 September

Start date
13/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Charing Cross / London Victoria and Dartford / Gravesend, and also London Cannon Street 'rounder' services via Slade Green

Thameslink between Kentish Town and Rainham

TOC(s) affected

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


Buses will replace trains between Slade Green and Dartford, and also between Sidcup and Dartford.

Woolwich Line:

Trains will run between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Woolwich only. Trains which normally run from Slade Green to London Cannon Street via Sidcup will run via Bexleyheath Instead.

London Charing Cross to Dartford via Woolwich services will only run between London Charing Cross and Slade Green.

Bexleyheath Line:

London Victoria to Dartford services will run between Victoria and Sidcup instead. Additional services will run between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Bexleyheath.

Sidcup Line:

London Victoria to Dartford services will run between London Victoria and Sidcup instead.

London Cannon Street to Slade Green via Sidcup services will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath instead.

London Charing Cross to Gravesend services will not run.


It is not yet known how these services will be affected.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey with Southeastern 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:

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.