Southeastern Status | Buses replace trains to / from Tonbridge on Sunday 22 September

Updated at: 30-Jun-2024 06:17:59: AM

Operator:  Southeastern

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Routes affected:

Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Hastings / Ramsgate / Dover Priory

Southern between Redhill and Tonbridge

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Description of Incident

Engineering work is taking place at Tonbridge, closing all lines.


Hastings Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Hastings will only run between London Charing Cross and Sevenoaks. Additional trains will run between Wadhurst and Hastings.

Paddock Wood Line: Trains between London Charing Cross and Ramsgate / Dover Priory via Tonbridge will run hourly, and be diverted between London Bridge and Ashford International to run via Maidstone East calling additionally at Otford (for connections to / from Sevenoaks) and Maidstone East. At Ashford International, the train will divide and one portion of coaches will run between Ashford International and Ramsgate via Canterbury West, and the other portion will run between Ashford International and Folkestone Central. The Folkestone Central portion will only run between Ashford International and Folkestone Central because of further engineering work.

Additional trains will run between Paddock Wood and Ashford International.

Accessible replacement buses will run between:

  • Sevenoaks and Paddock Wood calling at Tonbridge only.
  • Sevenoaks and Wadhurst calling at all stations except Frant.
  • Tunbridge Wells and Frant (minibus).


Southern have yet to confirm how they are affected by these works.

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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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.

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This page created on: 30-Jun-2024 06:17:59: AM

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