Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Slade Green / Sidcup and Dartford on Sunday 18 October

Start date
18/10/2020  00:00
End date
18/10/2020 
Route affected

Between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Woolwich and

between London Charing Cross / London Victoria and Dartford

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

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

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

Woolwich Line: Trains will run between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Woolwich. 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 London Victoria and Sidcup instead. Additional services will run between London Charing Cross / London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Bexleyheath.

Sidcup Line: Victoria to Dartford services will run between Victoria and Sidcup instead. Cannon Street to Slade Green via Sidcup services will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath instead. Charing Cross to Gravesend services will not run.

Replacement buses will run on the following routes:

  • Sidcup to Dartford
  • Slade Green to Dartford

You can use the Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich at no extra cost. 

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.

You can plan your journey on Docklands Light Railway 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.