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Major engineering work this Bank Holiday weekend

Charing Cross, Waterloo East & Cannon St stations will be closed, full details are available here.

Please note  the Network Rail industrial action planned for Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 May has been suspended.

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Engineering work

Close up of trackNetwork Rail owns and maintains the UK's rail infrastructure. They have a programme of planned engineering work, and also deal with unplanned problems and damage to tracks, signals and other infrastructure.

Planned engineering work on our network is listed below.

 

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Engineering Work: Between London Charing Cross/London Cannon Street ...

Spring Bank Holiday planned engineering work will take place.
Between London Charing Cross/London Cannon Street and New Cross/Charlton via London Bridge
From 01:20, Saturday 23 May 2015 to 04:00, Tuesday 26 May 2015.
The line will be closed.
All services will be replaced by buses between Lewisham and Charlton and revised.
Additional Information:
A revised Saturday service will run on Bank Holiday Monday
London Charing Cross to Hastings trains will run from London Bridge Low Level Platforms and are diverted via Redhill
Additional trains will run between New Cross and Tonbridge
Additional trains will run between New Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup
Additional trains will run between Blackfriars and Dartford via Lewisham and Charlton
A replacement bus service will run between Lewisham and Charlton via Deptford
Valid tickets will be accepted on London Underground services between London Terminals (including Southwark, Embankment, and Canada Water) via any reasonable routes
Valid tickets will be accepted on Docklands Light Railway services between Lewisham and Greenwich
Valid tickets will be accepted on London Overground services between New Cross and Canada Water

Engineering Work: Between Plumstead and Slade Green

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Plumstead and Slade Green
From 01:05, Sunday 24 May 2015 to 04:00, Tuesday 26 May 2015.
All lines will be closed.
All services will be replaced by buses between Plumstead and Dartford.
Customer Advice:
London Cannon Street to Dartford via Greenwich services will be diverted to start from London Blackfriars and will start / terminate at Plumstead
London Charing Cross to Gillingham services will be diverted to start from London Victoria and via Bexleyheath line
A replacement bus service will run between Plumstead and Dartford.

Engineering Work: Between Otford and Ashford International

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Otford and Ashford International
From 01:45, Sunday 24 May 2015 to 04:45, Monday 25 May 2015.
All lines will be closed.
All services will be replaced by buses between Sevenoaks and Ashford International.
Customer Advice:
A replacement bus service will run between Sevenoaks and Ashford Intl via Otford.

Engineering Work: Between Gillingham Kent/Sittingbourne and Faversham/Sh...

Spring Bank Holiday planned engineering work will take place.
Between Gillingham Kent/Sittingbourne and Faversham/Sheerness-On-Sea
From 02:00, Sunday 24 May 2015 to 02:00, Tuesday 26 May 2015.
All lines will be closed.
All services will be replaced by buses between Gillingham Kent and Faversham. London Victoria to Ramsgate service will start / terminate at Gillingham
London Victoria to Canterbury East service will start / terminate at Gillingham
St Pancras Intl to Ramsgate via Faversham service will start / terminate at Gillingham
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Customer Advice:
A replacement bus service will run between Gillingham and Faversham
A replacement bus service will run between Sittingbourne and Sheerness-on-Sea.

Engineering Work: Between Dover Priory and Folkestone Central

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Dover Priory and Folkestone Central
On Monday, from 01:35, Monday 25 May 2015 to 07:15, Monday 25 May 2015.
All lines are affected.
All services will be replaced by buses throughout.
Customer Advice:
Early morning replacement bus services will operate between Dover Priory and Folkestone Central.

Engineering Work: Between Maidstone East and Ashford International

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Maidstone East and Ashford International
On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 23:55, Tuesday 26 May 2015 to 05:15, Friday 29 May 2015.
All lines are affected.
Some services will be replaced by buses throughout.
Additional Information:
Engineering work will affect the following late night train services:
The 23:22 London Victoria to Ashford International (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only)
This train service will terminate at Maidstone East at 00:25.
However, there is a connecting replacement bus service to Canterbury West, that departs Maidstone East at 00:35, and calls, to set down passengers only, at: Bearsted at 00:46, Hollingbourne 00:55, Harrietsham 01:02, Lenham 01:08, Charing 01:17, Ashford International 01:32, Wye 01:44, Chilham 01:53, Chartham 01:59 and terminates at Canterbury West at 02:11.
The 00:22 London Victoria to Ashford International (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday only)
This train service will terminate at Maidstone East at 01:25.
However, there is a connecting replacement bus service to Ashford International, that departs Maidstone East at 01:35, and calls, to set down passengers only, at: Bearsted at 01:46, Hollingbourne 01:55, Harrietsham 02:02, Lenham 02:08, Charing 02:17 and terminates at Ashford International 02:32.

Engineering Work: Between Frant and Hastings

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Frant and Hastings
On Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, from 00:25, Monday 01 June 2015 to 05:15, Friday 05 June 2015.
Some services will be replaced by buses between Tunbridge Wells and Hayes Kent.
Additional Information:
Engineering work will affect the following late night train service:
The 23:45 London Charing Cross to Hastings (Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday only)
This train service will terminate at Tunbridge Wells at 00:53.
However, there are two replacement bus services continuing on to Hastings as follows:
A limited stop replacement bus service departs from Tunbridge Wells at 01:00 and calls to set down passengers only at Wadhurst 01:21, Battle 01:58, St Leonards Warrior Square 02:12 and terminates at Hastings at 02:18.
Note: Passengers travelling to Crowhurst should change at Battle for a replacement mini bus service that will operate between Battle and Crowhurst to connect with the above replacement bus service:
Battle depart 02:02, Crowhurst arrive 02:14. OR an all stations replacement bus service departs from Tunbridge Wells at 01:01 and calls to set down passengers only at Frant at 01:11, Wadhurst 01:27, Stonegate 01:40, Etchingham 02:00, Robertsbridge 02:12, Battle 02:24, West St Leonards 02:44, St Leonards Warrior Square 02:50 and terminates at Hastings at 02:56.

Engineering Work: Between Herne Hill and Shortlands

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Herne Hill and Shortlands
On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, from 00:55, Monday 01 June 2015 to 04:50, Saturday 06 June 2015.
Additional Information:
Engineering work will affect the following late night train service:
00:37 London Victoria to Gillingham (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday only)
This train service is diverted by an alternative route and WILL NOT CALL at Herne Hill, Penge East or Beckenham Junction. However, this train service will operate as scheduled from Bromley South to Gillingham.
Passengers travelling from London Victoria to Herne Hill, Penge East or Beckenham Junction, should travel by a replacement bus service to Beckenham Junction that departs London Victoria at 00:40 and calls to set down passengers only at Herne Hill at 01:03, Penge East 01:18 and Beckenham Junction 01:24.

Engineering Work: Between Folkestone Central and Dover Priory

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Folkestone Central and Dover Priory
On Tuesday and Wednesday, from 01:40, Monday 01 June 2015 to 04:30, Friday 05 June 2015.
Some services will be replaced by buses throughout.
Additional Information:
Engineering work will affect the following late night train services:
The 22:40 London Charing Cross to Dover Priory (Tuesday and Wednesday only)
This train service will terminate at Folkestone Central at 00:21
However, there is a connecting replacement bus service departing Folkestone Central at 00:31 and terminates at Dover Priory at 00:51.
The 23:37 St Pancras International to Ramsgate via Ashford International (Tuesday and Wednesday only)
This high speed train service will operate as scheduled to depart Ashford International at 00:15 and is diverted via an alternative route, running non-stop to Ramsgate, arriving at 00:49.
This train service will not call at Folkestone West, Folkestone Central, Dover Priory, Martin Mill, Walmer, Deal or Sandwich.
However, there is a replacement bus service to Ramsgate from Ashford International departing at 00:22, calling at Folkestone West 00:47, Folkestone Central 00:50, Dover Priory 01:08, and calling to set down passengers only at Martin Mill 01:20, Walmer 01:26, Deal 01:34, Sandwich 01:48, and terminates Ramsgate at 02:06.
The 23:40 London Charing Cross to Dover Priory (Tuesday and Wednesday only)
This train service will terminate at Folkestone Central at 01:24
However, there is a connecting replacement bus service departing Folkestone Central at 01:34 and terminates at Dover Priory at 01:54.

Engineering Work: Between Grove Park and Bromley North

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Grove Park and Bromley North
On Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, from 23:05, Monday 01 June 2015 to 05:00, Saturday 06 June 2015.
Additional Information:
Engineering work will affect the following late night and early morning train services between Grove Park / Sundridge Park / Bromley North:
The following train services WILL NOT OPERATE :
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday only
The 22:37 Grove Park to Bromley North
The 22:53 Bromley North to Grove Park
The 23:07 Grove Park to Bromley North
The 23:23 Bromley North to Grove Park
The 23:37 Grove Park to Bromley North
The 23:53 Bromley North to Grove Park
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday only
The 00:07 Grove Park to Bromley North
The 00:23 Bromley North to Grove Park
The 00:37 Grove Park to Bromley North
Passengers travelling between Grove Park, Sundridge Park and Bromley North are advised to travel by the following local bus routes:
Grove Park to Bromley North Travel from bus stop B by bus routes 126 or 261.
Grove Park to Sundridge Park - Travel by bus routes 126 or 261 and change at Plaistow Green for route 314 to Sundridge Park.
Sundridge Park to Bromley North Travel from bus stop B by bus route 314.
Sundridge Park to Grove Park Travel by bus route 314, or walk, to Plaistow Green, bus stop C and change for bus routes 126 or 261.
Bromley North to Grove Park Walk to Bromley (West Street), bus stop G , and travel by bus routes 126 or 261.
Bromley North to Sundridge Park Walk to Bromley (West Street), bus stop GB , and travel by bus 314.
Valid train tickets will be accepted for travel on these local bus routes, in any direction between Grove Park, Sundridge Park and Bromley North.
The 00:37 London Victoria to Gillingham (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday only)
This train service is diverted by an alternative route and WILL NOT CALL at Herne Hill, Penge East or Beckenham Junction; however, this train service will operate as scheduled from Bromley South to Gillingham.
Passengers travelling from London Victoria to Herne Hill, Penge East or Beckenham Junction, should travel by a replacement bus service to Beckenham Junction that departs London Victoria at 00:40 and calls to set down passengers only at Herne Hill at 01:03, Penge East 01:18 and Beckenham Junction 01:24.

Engineering Work: Between Sittingbourne and Ramsgate

Planned engineering work will take place.
Between Sittingbourne and Ramsgate
On Monday and Thursday, from 23:35, Monday 01 June 2015 to 04:30, Friday 05 June 2015.
Some services will be replaced by buses throughout.
Additional Information:
Engineering work will affect the following late night train services:
The 23:07 London Victoria to Ramsgate (Monday and Thursday only)
This train service will terminate at Sittingbourne at 00:13.
However, there are two replacement bus services continuing on to Ramsgate as follows:
A limited stop replacement bus service departs from Sittingbourne at 00:21 and calls at Faversham 00:37, Margate 01:12, Broadstairs 01:19, Dumpton Park 01:22 and terminates at Ramsgate at 01:27; OR an all stations replacement bus service departs from Sittingbourne at 00:22 and calls at Teynham at 00:29, Faversham 00:40, Whitstable 00:57, Chestfield & Swalecliffe 01:02, Herne Bay 01:07, Birchington-on-Sea 01:23, Westgate-on-Sea 01:27, Margate 01:33, Broadstairs 01:40, Dumpton Park 01:43 and terminates at Ramsgate at 01:48.
The 23:25 St Pancras International to Faversham (Monday and Thursday only)
This high speed train service will terminate at Ebbsfleet International at 23:42.
However, there is replacement bus service to Faversham that departs from Ebbsfleet International at 23:52 and calls at Gravesend at 00:07, Strood 00:27, Rochester 00:31, Chatham 00:38, Gillingham 00:48, Rainham 01:03, Sittingbourne 01:20 and terminates at Faversham at 01:37.

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