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 via Lewisham on Sunday 17 October

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All routes via Lewisham

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

Woolwich Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Woolwich will run from London Cannon Street instead, and will be diverted to run via Greenwich instead of Lewisham.

Bexleyheath Line: Trains between London Victoria and Dartford will not run and the Bexleyheath line will be closed all day.

Sidcup Line:  Services between Slade Green and London Cannon Street via Sidcup will not stop at Lewisham.

Grove Park Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will not stop at Lewisham.

Hayes Line:  Trains will run between London Charing Cross and Hayes instead of to and from London Cannon Street.  These services will run non stop between London Bridge and Ladywell.

Replacement buses will run between New Cross and Dartford via Lewisham and Bexleyheath.

You can use your ticket on the following alternative routes at no extra cost:

Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich

London Buses routes 21, 225 & 273 between Hither Green, Lewisham and New Cross, routes P12, 78 & 484 between Lewisham & Denmark Hill and routes P4, 284, and 122 between Lewisham and Ladywell.

London Underground between Cannon Street, Embankment (for Charing Cross, Victoria, Charing Cross, 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 pandemic. Please check before your journey.

You can plan your journey on London Underground / Buses / 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.