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 Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 January

Start date
27/01/2018  00:00
End date
28/01/2018 
Route affected
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Southern between London Victoria / Haywards Heath and Brighton / Ore / Littlehampton / Eastbourne / Bognor Regis / Hastings

Thameslink between Bedford / London Bridge and Brighton

 
TOC(s) affected
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Description

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes, closing the lines.

Saturday and Sunday

Buses will replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes.

Saturday

Southern

Some services between London Victoria and Brighton / Eastbourne / Ore / Haywards Heath will not run. You should use alternative Southern services to complete your journey.

Some additional services will run from London Victoria to Brighton via Littlehampton and also between Brighton and Eastbourne / Ore.

Brighton to West Worthing services  will be extended to start and terminate at Littlehampton

Services may be re timed.

Thameslink

2 trains per hour will run between Bedford and Three Bridges / City Thameslink

London Bridge to Brighton services will not run. You should use Thameslink services from London Blackfriars.

Luton / St Albans to Sutton services will run between London Blackfriars and Sutton. You should use alternative Thameslink services between London Blackfriars and Luton / St Albans.

Sunday

Southern

Services from London Victoria to Brighton / Littlehampton / Ore and from Worthing to Littlehampton / Portsmouth Harbour will not run. You are advised to use alternative Southern services to complete your journey.

Additional services will run between London Victoria and Three Bridges / Portsmouth Harbour (via Horsham) and also between Brighton and Hastings / Ore.

The 27 minutes past London Victoria to Brighton via Redhill services will depart at 36 minutes past the hour and will divert, calling at Horsham, Littlehampton, Angmering, Worthing, Shoreham-by-Sea and Hove.

The 59 minutes past Brighton to London Victoria via Redhill services will depart at 14 minutes past the hour and will divert, calling at Hove, Shoreham-by-Sea, Worthing, Angmering, Littlehampton and Horsham.

Brighton to Ashford International services will run between Hastings and Ashford International.

Thameslink

Bedford to Brighton services will start / terminate at Three Bridges.

Bedford to Three Bridges services will not run.

For travel between Three Bridges and Brighton, customers should use rail replacement buses provided by Southern.

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.