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.

Buses replace trains between Robertsbridge / Bexhill and Hastings on Sunday 21 January

Start date
21/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Charing Cross and Hastings

Southern between London Victoria / Eastbourne and Ore; and also between Hastings and Ashford International

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Robertsbridge/ Bexhill and Hastings, closing all lines.


Buses will replace trains between Robertsbridge and Hastings. Crowhurst will be served by a mini-bus which will operate between Crowhurst and Battle.


Buses will replace trains between Bexhill and Hastings. Buses will call additionally at Ore, enhancing the train service between Hastings and Ore.

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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.