Essential engineering works on the Kingsferry Bridge will see the line between Sittingbourne and Sheerness closed on a number of dates this summer. The closures will affect both rail and road journeys.

A Southeastern train approaching Swale station over the imposing concrete structure of the Kingsferry lifting bridge. The sky is grey.

Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June

Saturday 15 to Saturday 22 June (8 days)

Saturday 29 to Saturday 6 July (8 days)

Saturday 13 to Sunday 14 July

A rail replacement bus service will be in operation during the closures.

Further information on the works is available from Network Rail, we will post further updates as we receive them.