Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Ramsgate and Canterbury West / Deal on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 October

Start date
16/10/2021 
End date
17/10/2021 
Route affected
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Between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate and

between London Victoria and Ramsgate via Maidstone East and

between London St Pancras International and Margate via Ashford International

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Ramsgate area, closing all lines.

Paddock Wood Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate via Dover will only run between London Charing Cross and Deal.  On Sunday, these trains will also be affected by further engineering work between Tonbridge and Ashford International.

High Speed via Ashford International: Trains between London St Pancras International and Margate will only run between London St Pancras International and Canterbury West.

Maidstone East Line: Trains between London Victoria and Ramsgate via Maidstone East will only run between London Victoria and Canterbury West.

Replacement buses will run on the following routes:

 

  • Canterbury West  to Ramsgate (all Stations)
  • Canterbury West to Margate (calling at Ramsgate & Broadstairs only)
  • Ramsgate to Deal (all stations)

 

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 pandemic. 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.