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Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Brighton and Worthing / West Worthing from Monday 18 to Friday 22 March  

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Engineering work details

Starts 18 Mar 2024 to 22 Mar 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southern between London Victoria / Haywards Heath / Brighton and Worthing / West Worthing / Portsmouth Harbour


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Hove and Angmering, closing some lines.

From approximately 23:45 until 04:00 each morning, trains between London Victoria and Worthing will be diverted and run to Brighton.

Buses will replace trains between Brighton and Worthing / West Worthing.

Additionally, the 22:40 Portsmouth to Brighton will depart Littlehampton earlier at 23:33 only calling at Worthing, Shoreham-by-Sea, Hove and Brighton. A replacement bus will run from Littlehampton, departing at 23:46, to Brighton calling at intermediate stations.

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.