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 trains between Haywards Heath and Lewes / Seaford / Eastbourne on Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 September

Start date
15/09/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria and Eastbourne and between Brighton and Seaford

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Wivelsfield and Lewes and also between Lewes and Seaford / Eastbourne closing the lines

Trains between London Victoria and Eastbourne / Ore are diverted via Brighton and will terminate at Lewes.

As a result of this replacement buses will run between:

  • Haywards Heath and Lewes via Plumpton
  • Lewes and Seaford
  • 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.