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 Barnham and Brighton on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 September

Start date
01/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Great Western Railway between Cardiff Central / Great Malvern / Romsey / Portsmouth Harbour and Brighton

Southern via Worthing

TOC(s) affected
Great Western RailwaySouthern

Engineering work is taking place between Ford and Brighton, closing all lines.

Great Western Railway

Trains will be replaced by buses between Barnham and Brighton. The first early morning train from Portsmouth Harbour and the last train from Brighton will not run. Customers may use alternative trains / road transport provided by Southern for this journey.


It is not yet known how Southern will be affected by this engineering work.

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.

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.