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Last updated:Today at 12:26
Train companies affected:Thameslink, East Midlands Railway

Buses replace late night / early morning services between Three Bridges and Brighton from Monday 29 July to Friday 2 August 

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Engineering work details

Starts 29 Jul 2024 to 02 Aug 2024

Train operators affected

Route(s) affected

Southern / Thameslink services to / from Brighton


Engineering work is taking place between Three Bridges and Brighton, closing all lines.

Between 00:25 and 05:05 on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings, and between 01:25 and 05:05 on Friday morning, buses will replace trains between Three Bridges and Brighton.


Monday to Thursday:

The 23:25 London Victoria to Brighton train will be diverted after Haywards Heath to run to Brighton via Lewes. The train will arrive at Brighton later than usual. A replacement bus will run from Three Bridge to Brighton.

Wednesday to Friday:

The 00:02 London Victoria to Worthing / Eastbourne train will terminate at Three Bridges. Replacement buses will run from Three Bridges to Worthing / Eastbourne.

Please be aware that this engineering work will affect trains which run at the end of Monday - Thursday service.

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.