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Train companies affected:Grand Central, Hull Trains, LNER, Lumo
Last updated:Yesterday at 20:20
Train companies affected:National Rail

Buses replace late night trains between Haywards Heath and Lewes via Plumpton from Monday 4 to Thursday 7 December 

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Engineering work details

Starts 04 Dec 2023 to 07 Dec 2023

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southern between London Bridge / Haywards Heath and Lewes / Eastbourne


Engineering work is taking place between Haywards Heath and Lewes via Plumpton, closing all lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning. ​​​​​​​

After 23:00 and until the end of service each night, buses replace trains between Haywards Heath and Lewes via Plumpton / Cooksbridge.

Trains that usually run between London Victoria and Eastbourne / Hastings via Plumpton will be diverted to run via Brighton.

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 bus replacement 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.