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 Southern services from Monday 14 to Thursday 17 May

Start date
14/05/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria / Brighton and Ore and between Brighton and Ashford International

TOC(s) affected

From 22:15 to 05:05 each night, engineering work is taking place between Lewes and Hampden Park, closing all lines.

As a result of this, the following alterations will be in place:

  • London Victoria / Brighton to Ore services will run between London Victoria / Brighton and Lewes and between Eastbourne and Ore.
  • Brighton to Ashford International services will run between Brighton and Lewes and between Eastbourne and Ashford International.

A replacement us service will operate between Brighton / Lewes and Eastbourne.

Check before you travel:

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

You can find the location of your bus replacement by checking station signs or by searching for your station on our station information pages


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.