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 Sittingbourne on Sunday 31 October

Start date
31/10/2021 
End date
31/10/2021 
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover Priory via Faversham, between London St Pancras International and Ramsgate via Faversham, and also between Sheerness-on-Sea and Sittingbourne

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place at Sittingbourne, closing all lines.

Sole Street Line: Trains between London Victoria and Ramsgate / Dover via Faversham will only run between London Victoria and Gillingham.  Additional trains will run between Faversham and Ramsgate, and between Faversham and Dover.

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

Sheerness Line: Trains between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea will not run.

Replacement buses will run between:

  • Gillingham and Faversham (not calling at Teynham)
  • Sittingbourne and Faversham via Teynham (minibus shuttle)
  • Sittingbourne and Sheerness

 

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.