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.

Revised services in the Lewes area on Thursday 28 and Friday 29 November

Start date
28/11/2019  00:00
End date
Route affected
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All routes via Lewes

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Lewes area closing some lines.


Buses will replace trains between Haywards Heath and Lewes and between Lewes and Seaford.

Trains will run to a revised timetable between Brighton and  Eastbourne / Hastings / Ore.

Trains between London Victoria and Littlehampton will call additionally at Wivelsfield.

On Thursday and Friday, the 01:08 Haywards Heath to Eastbourne will not run. A replacement bus service will operate between Haywards Heath and Eastbourne calling at Lewes, Polegate and Hampden Park


Buses will replace trains between:

  • Haywards Heath and Lewes / Polegate
  • Brighton and Lewes
  • Lewes and Seaford

Trains will run to a revised timetable between Polegate and Hastings / Ore.

A train shuttle service will run between Brighton and Falmer.

Check before you travel:

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

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

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

Bicycles are not allowed on rail replacement bus services at any time, unless fully folded. More travel advice for your replacement bus journey is available by selecting the Train Operating Company you are travelling with here.