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Last updated:Yesterday at 23:57
Train companies affected:Southern, Thameslink
Last updated:Yesterday at 04:55
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace late night / early morning services between Haywards Heath and Seaford / Eastbourne via Plumpton from Monday 18 to Friday 22 December  

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Dec 2023 to 22 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Between London Victoria and Hastings: and between Haywards Heath and Eastbourne


Overnight engineering work is taking place between Haywards Heath and Eastbourne / Seaford from Monday night until Friday morning, closing all lines. As a result of this the following services will be amended:

  • The 22:46 London Victoria to Hastings service will terminate at Lewes via Brighton and will not detach at Haywards Heath A rail replacement bus service will operate between Haywards Heath and Eastbourne, calling at all required intermediate stations

  • The 01:08 Haywards Heath to Eastbourne service will not run

A rail replacement bus service will operate between Brighton and Eastbourne connecting off of the 00:02 London Victoria to Brighton service, calling at all required intermediate stops.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

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

Please be advised that, on occasion, replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.