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 between Sole Street and Rochester on Saturday 10 October

Start date
10/10/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria and Gravesend / Dover Priory

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Sole Street and Rochester, closing all lines.

No trains will run between Sole Street and Rochester. Replacement buses will run between Meopham and Strood.

Trains that usually run between London Victoria and Dover Priory via Sole Street will be amended to run via Bexleyheath, and will run non-stop between London Victoria and Strood. These train services will be amended, with portions running between Faversham and Ramsgate and also between Faversham and Dover Priory.

Trains that usually run between London Victoria and Gravesend via Bexleyheath will not run. Customers should use alternative services to / from London Charing Cross.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers can use:

  • London Underground services at no extra cost between Victoria, Charing Cross, Embankment, Waterloo, Southwark, London Bridge and Cannon Street.
  • London Bus services at no extra cost on routes P12 / 78 / 484 between Denmark Hill and Lewisham.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey on London Underground / London Buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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.