Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington / Dartford (via Sidcup) on Sunday 11 October

Start date
11/10/2020  00:00
End date
11/10/2020 
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Gravesend / Orpington / Ramsgate / Dover Priory / Hastings

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Orpington / Dartford (via Sidcup), closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Lewisham and Orpington.
  • Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup.

Trains that usually run between London Charing Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath, as will train services that usually run between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Sidcup.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory (via Paddock Wood) will be amended to run to / from London Victoria. The services to / from Dover Priory will also be affected by engineering work between Ashford International and Dover Priory.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Hastings will be diverted between London Bridge and Orpington, and will be retimed.

Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks via Grove Park will not run.

Trains that usually run between London Victoria and Orpington via Bromley South will be amended to run to / from Sevenoaks.

Ticket acceptance:

Customers can use London Underground services at no additional cost between Victoria, Charing Cross, Embankment, Waterloo, Southwark, and London Bridge.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.

You can plan your journey on London Underground by using the Transport for London 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.