Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Amended overnight Thameslink services from Tuesday 28 November until Friday 1 December

Start date
28/11/2017  00:00
End date
01/12/2017 
Route affected

Between Bedford and Brighton

 
TOC(s) affected
Thameslink
Description

Overnight engineering work is taking place between Bedford and Brighton, closing some lines. As a result of this, the following services will be amended:

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

The 22:22 Bedford to Brighton service will not call at Hassocks or Preston Park. A bus will run from Burgess Hill to Brighton, calling at these stations.

The 23:40 Bedford to Brighton service will be replaced by a bus between Haywards Heath and Brighton.

Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

The 04:15 Brighton to Bedford service will be replaced by a bus between Brighton and Haywards Heath.

Check before you travel:

You can plan your journey using the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner

Bicycles:

Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.