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.

Alterations to services via Gravesend on Sunday 22 November

Start date
22/11/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Faversham / Gravesend and

between London St Pancras International and Faversham / London St Pancras International / Ramsgate 


TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Dartford and Rochester / Maidstone West, closing various lines.


High Speed via Gravesend: Trains will run between London St Pancras International and Ebbsfleet International only.

Sidcup Line: London Charing Cross to Gravesend via Sidcup services will only run between London Charing Cross and Dartford and stop additionally at Lewisham.

Medway Valley Line: Trains will only run between Maidstone West and Tonbridge.

Replacement buses will run on the following routes:

  • Dartford to Gillingham.
  • Dartford to Gravesend.
  • Ebbsfleet International to Strood.
  • Gravesend to Maidstone West. 

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.

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.