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 evening / morning trains between Dartford and Strood from Monday 26 to Friday 30 September

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Thameslink between Kentish Town / Dartford and Rainham / Gillingham

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Engineering work is taking place between Dartford and Strood, closing lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

Between 23:55 and 04:20 each night, buses will replace trains between Dartford and Strood. A shuttle train service will run between Strood and Gillingham.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries 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.