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.

Buses replace overnight trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Horsham from Monday 10 to Friday 14 September

Start date
10/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected

Three Bridges and Brighton / Horsham

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton / Horsham overnight from 00:10 on Tuesday morning until 05:00 on Friday morning.

The following alterations will apply:

Monday - Thursday

The 21:54 Peterborough to Horsham service will terminate at Three Bridges.

The 22:17, 22:45 and 23:45 services from Bedford to Brighton will terminate at Three Bridges.

The 23:42 Brighton to Bedford will not call at Balcombe.

Rail replacement bus services will run between Three Bridges and Brighton.  An additional replacement bus service will run from Haywards Heath to Three Bridges via Balcombe.

The 21:54 service will connect with a replacement bus at Three Bridges on to Horsham.

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.