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 service between Brighton and Littlehampton / Ford on Sunday 21 January

Start date
21/01/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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London Victoria and Worthing / Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central

London Victoria / Worthing and Littlehampton

Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Brighton and Worthing, closing the line on Sunday.

Early morning and late night on Sunday

Trains between London Victoria and Worthing will terminate at Brighton. A bus will run between Brighton and Worthing.

All day on Sunday

Buses will run between Brighton and Worthing / Littlehampton.

Trains which usually run between London Victoria and Portsmouth Harbour will be diverted via Horsham and terminate at Littlehampton.

The shuttle train between Brighton and Hove will not run.

Trains which usually run between Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central will start from Littlehampton.

Check before you travel:

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


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.