Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Orpington and Tonbridge on Saturday 19 November

Start date
19/11/2022 
End date
19/11/2022 
Route affected

Between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks

 
TOC(s) affected
Southeastern
Description

Engineering work is taking place in the Sevenoaks area, closing some lines.

Paddock Wood Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate via Tonbridge and Ashford International will be diverted between London Bridge and Ashford International to run via Maidstone East calling additionally at Otford and Maidstone East.

Services between London Charing Cross and Ashford International which start or finish at Ashford International will not run. 

Additional trains will run between Tonbridge and Ashford  

Hastings Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Hastings will be diverted and will run non stop between London Bridge and Tonbridge. 

Maidstone East Line: Services between London Victoria and Ramsgate via Maidstone East will stop additionally at Eynsford and Shoreham.  Services which normally start or finish at Ashford International will not run. 

Grove Park Line: Stopping services between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks via Grove Park will only run between London Charing Cross and Orpington. 

Replacement buses will run between: 

Orpington and Sevenoaks calling at all stations 

Orpington and Tonbridge calling at Sevenoaks and Hildenborough 
 

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.