Future engineering work

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Buses replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 April

Start date
07/04/2018  00:00
End date
08/04/2018 
Route affected
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Trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes

 
TOC(s) affected
SouthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Preston Park / Lewes, closing some lines.

Southern

A rail replacement bus service will run between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Saturday and Sunday. An additional bus service will run between Haywards Heath and Lewes via Plumpton on Sunday only.

Saturday -

  • Services between Brighton and Southampton Central / Portsmouth Harbour will be retimed.
  • Reduced service will operate between London Victoria and Brighton via Horsham and Littlehampton.
  • Services between Brighton and Worthing will run to / from Littlehampton calling at stations between Worthing and Littlehampton.

Sunday -

  • Reduced service will operate between London Victoria and Brighton via Horsham and Littlehampton.
  • London Victoria / Worthing to Littlehampton services will not run. An additional service will run between London Victoria and Three Bridges.

Thameslink

A rail replacement bus service will run between Three Bridges and Brighton on both Saturday and Sunday.

Saturday -

  • Bedford - Brighton services will run between Bedford and City Thameslink.
  • St Albans - Sutton services will not run.
  • Two services per hour will run between Luton and Sutton via Wimbledon.
  • An additional service will run from Three Bridges to London Blackfriars at 01:30 Sunday morning.

Customers travelling to / from Mitcham Junction may use Southern services.

Sunday -

  • Bedford - Three Bridges services will not run.
  • Bedford - Brighton services will run between Bedford and Three Bridges.

Gatwick Express

Saturday -

Services between London Victoria and Brighton will run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport.

Check before you travel:

These changes are not currently shown in the National Rail Enquiries Journey Planner, please check back nearer to the time of travel.

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.