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 on Sunday 7 November

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Route affected

Between London Charing Cross and Gravesend also between Slade Green and London Cannon Street via Sidcup

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hither Green and Crayford, resulting in the closure of some lines.

Sidcup Line:

Trains between London Charing Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath.

Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Sidcup will also be diverted to run via Bexleyheath.

Rail replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup.

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.