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 Orpington on Sunday 30 October

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Southeastern between London Victoria / London Charing Cross and Orpington / Sevenoaks / Tunbridge Wells / Dover Priory / Ramsgate

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Engineering work is taking place between Lewisham and Petts Wood, closing lines all day.

Buses will replace trains between Lewisham and Orpington.

Bromley South Line: Trains between London Victoria and Orpington will be extended to run to / from Sevenoaks. 

Grove Park Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks will not run. 

Hastings Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Tunbridge Wells will be retimed, and diverted by an alternative route between London Bridge and Orpington. 

Paddock Wood Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate via Dover Priory will run to / from London Victoria instead, calling additionally at Bromley South.

Ticket acceptance: 

You will be able to use London Underground at no extra cost between Victoria, Embankment, Charing Cross, Waterloo, Southwark, and London Bridge 

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Underground 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.