Future engineering work

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Alterations to services via Lewisham and Bexleyheath on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 January

Start date
15/01/2022 
End date
16/01/2022 
Route affected

Between London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Dartford also between London Cannon Street and Slade Green / Hayes also between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Bexleyheath, resulting in the closure of some lines.

Saturday:

Bexleyheath Line: Trains between London Victoria and Dartford via Bexleyheath will be diverted to run via Sidcup instead. Trains between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Bexleyheath will not run.

Replacement buses will run between Lewisham and Dartford via Bexleyheath.

Sunday:

Bexleyheath Line: Trains between London Victoria and Dartford via Bexleyheath will not run.

Sidcup Line: Trains between London Cannon Street and Slade Green via Sidcup will run non stop from St Johns to Hither Green.

Grove Park Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will run non stop between London Bridge and Hither Green.

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

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

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

Ticket acceptance on Sunday only:

  • You will be able to use London Underground at no extra cost between London Victoria, Embankment (for London Charing Cross), London Charing Cross, London Waterloo, Southwark, London Bridge and London Cannon Street.
  • You can use Docklands Light Railway between Lewisham and Greenwich at no extra cost.
  • You can use the following London Buses routes at no extra cost: 21, 225, 273 between New Cross, Lewisham and Hither Green. P12, 78, 484 between Lewisham and Greenwich. P4, 284, 122 between Lewisham and Ladywell.

 

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

You can plan your journey for London Underground, London Buses and 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.