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Trains disrupted by engineering work

PUBLISHED: 10:12 05 October 2015 | UPDATED: 11:47 05 October 2015

Southeastern train

Southeastern train

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Engineering work will disrupt late-night trains in north Kent this week.

Engineering work will disrupt late-night trains in north Kent this week.

The 11.34pm train from London Victoria to Gillingham will terminate at Swanley tonight and on Thursday, with a replacement bus to Farningham Road, Longfield, Meopham, Rochester, Chatham and Gillingham, where it will terminate at 1.32am. There will be a separate bus from Meopham to Sole Street, arriving at 1.08am.

The 12.37am train from London Victoria to Gillingham will also terminate at Swanley, with a replacement bus as before, excluding the bus to Sole Street.

The 11.55pm train from St Pancras International will terminate at Ebbsfleet International, with a replacement bus to Gravesend, Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham and Rainham. Passengers for Sittingbourne and Faversham will be able to catch the 2am train from Rainham.

From tonight until Friday, the 12.18am train from London Charing Cross to Gillingham will be diverted after Blackheath via Eltham and Bexleyheath, after which it will call at Dartford, Greenhithe, Gravesend, Higham and Strood. There will be a replacement bus from Strood onwards (Gillingham on Wednesday and Thursday). The train will not call at Charlton, Woolwich Arsenal, Plumstead, Abbey Wood, Belvedere, Erith or Slade Green, but there will be a replacement bus from Lewisham and Blackheath to all the above stations, as well as Dartford, Greenhithe, Gravesend, Higham, Strood, Rochester, Chatham and Gillingham, where it will terminate at 3.23am.

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