Future engineering work

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See details of routes affected by planned engineering works, including when they take effect, maps of the affected area, alternative timetables, advice for alternative travel and real-time updates.

Buses replace some Southern services between Brighton and Littlehampton on Sunday 3 June

Start date
03/06/2018  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Between London Victoria / Brighton and Littlehampton and between Brighton and Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place form the start of service until 07:55, then from 23:00 until the end of service, between Brighton / Preston Park and Angmering closing some lines.

The following alterations will apply:

  • London Victoria / Haywards Heath to Littlehampton via Hove services will divert after Preston Park and Angmering.
  • Brighton to Hove services will not run.
  • Brighton to Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central services will run between Littlehampton and Portsmouth Harbour / Southampton Central.
  • Brighton to Littlehampton services will not run.


A rail replacement bus will run between Brighton and Littlehampton.

Check before you travel:

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

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


Non folding bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time. Folding bicycles are allowed if fully folded. For more information, please see here.

Project Information:

You can read more about engineering work and why it is necessary.