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UPDATED: Buses replace late night / early morning trains between Lewes / Hastings and Eastbourne from Monday 15 to Friday 19 July 

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Engineering work details

Starts 15 Jul 2024 to 19 Jul 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

between Lewes / Hastings and Eastbourne


Engineering work is taking place overnight between Lewes and Eastbourne, closing some lines.

As a result, from 22:15 on Monday to Thursday evenings until 04:50 Tuesday to Friday mornings, train services between Lewes / Hastings and Eastbourne will not run.

A replacement bus service will run between Lewes and Eastbourne, and between Hastings and Eastbourne.

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 replacement vehicles may be busier than usual, and you should allow extra time for your journey.