Southeastern Status | Buses replace trains between Lewisham and Sidcup / Dartford from Friday 29 March to Monday 1 April





Updated at: 29-Jan-2024 10:39:26: AM

Operator:  Southeastern

National Rail Live Status Updates
Routes affected:

Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Dartford / Gravesend

Twitter Hashtag:

Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place between Hither Green and Sidcup / Dartford, closing all lines.

Good Friday, Saturday & Easter Monday:

  • Sidcup Line: Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Sidcup will not run.  Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup will only run between Sidcup and Gravesend.

Easter Sunday:

  • Sidcup Line: Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Dartford via Sidcup will be diverted to run via Bexleyheath.  Trains which usually run between London Charing Cross and Gravesend via Sidcup will not run.

Accessible replacement buses will run between:

  • Lewisham and Sidcup (Friday, Saturday & Monday)
  • Lewisham and Dartford via Sidcup (Sunday)

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.

For the very latest National Rail information click here.

Stay informed with our real-time National Rail incidents feed, providing you with up-to-the-minute updates on disruptions and incidents affecting the UK’s railway network.




This page is dedicated to delivering accurate and timely information to the public, helping you plan your journeys better and stay ahead of any potential delays. Trust us for all your National Rail incident updates, because we understand that knowledge is the key to a smoother and more convenient travel experience.

Please check back for the latest Southeastern status updates and disruption travel news.

This page created on: 15-Jan-2024 11:56:48: AM