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Strike action to affect Southeastern today – no trains – do not travel

Incident created
06/08/2022 17:23
Last updated
13/08/2022 09:21
Route affected

Across the Southeastern network.

TOC(s) affected
London Underground;National Rail;

Strike action is due to take place on the Southeastern network on the following dates:

  • Today, Saturday 13 August (between 00:01 and 23:59) – ASLEF union
  • Thursday 18 August (between 00:01 and 23:59) – RMT & TSSA unions
  • Saturday 20 August (between 00:01 and 23:59) – RMT & TSSA unions


Today, Saturday 13 August
There are no Southeastern services running today. Please do not attempt to travel by train.

Thursday 18 August and Saturday 20 August
There will be a limited service running on Thursday 18 and Saturday 20 August and some routes will be closed. Please only travel if absolutely necessary. If you are travelling expect severe disruption and plan ahead.
Friday 19 August
If you travel on the day after strike action, Friday 19 August, no services will run before 7am. Expect severe disruption in the morning. Services won’t run until Network Rail staff begin their shifts on Friday. 
First trains will be busy, and queueing systems will be in place to manage space on trains, so please plan ahead, check your entire journey and allow extra time.
Refunds and compensation 
Please check your refund options if you’ve already purchased a ticket or are a season ticket holder. If you do travel and were delayed for 15 minutes or more, you are entitled to Delay Repay compensation.
More information

You can find full information and keep up to date on the Southeastern strike action web page or you can sign up to receive Southeastern service updates on the planned strike action.
Southeastern are sorry for the frustration and inconvenience that this will cause.

Check before you travel:
You can check your journey up to Friday 19 August, including any strike days, using the National Rail Enquiries real-time Journey Planner

The Journey Planner for Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August is expected to be updated by Tuesday 16 August.