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.

Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Dartford via Woolwich Arsenal on Sunday 24 October

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Southeastern services via Woolwich Arsenal

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Engineering work is taking place in the Woolwich Arsenal area, closing lines all day.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via New Cross, Greenwich and Woolwich Arsenal.

Trains that usually run between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Greenwich / Woolwich Arsenal will not run. Trains that usually run between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Blackheath and Woolwich Arsenal will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath instead.

Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Sidcup will be diverted after Crayford to run to / from Dartford instead of to / from Slade Green.

Ticket acceptance:

You can use Docklands Light Railway services between Lewisham and Greenwich at no additional cost.

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.