Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Ashford International and Dover Priory on Sunday 7 November

Start date
07/11/2021 
End date
07/11/2021 
Route affected

Between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate also between London St Pancras International and Dover Priory

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Ashford International and Dover Priory, resulting in the closure of some lines.

Paddock Wood Line:

Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate via Dover Priory will only run between London Charing Cross and Dover Priory / Ashford International. These trains will also be diverted via Maidstone East because of further engineering work near Sevenoaks. Additional trains will run between Dover Priory and Ramsgate.

High Speed via Ashford International:

Trains between London St Pancras International and Dover Priory will only run between London St Pancras International and Ashford International.

Rail replacement buses will run between:

  • Ashford International and Dover Priory calling at all stations except Westenhanger.
  • Sandling and Westenhanger (minibus shuttle).

 

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.