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 trains between Three Bridges and Brighton / Lewes on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 January

Start date
18/01/2020  00:00
End date
19/01/2020 
Route affected
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Gatwick Express between London Victoria and Brighton (Saturday only)

Southern between London Victoria and Brighton and between Brighton and Seaford / Hastings

Thameslink between Bedford and Brighton

 
TOC(s) affected
SouthernThameslink
Description

Engineering work is taking place between Haywards Heath and Preston Park / Lewes, closing all lines.

Gatwick Express (Saturday only), trains will only run between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport. Customers should use alternative Southern services to complete their journey

Southern trains are replaced by buses between Three Bridges and Brighton and between Haywards Heath and Lewes.

Customers travelling between Three Bridges and Lewes will have to change buses at Haywards Heath and Plumpton.

Some trains will run between London Victoria and Brighton but are diverted via and call additionally at Horsham, Littlehampton, Shoreham-by-Sea and Hove.

Thameslink trains will not run between Three Bridges and Brighton. Customers should use Southern replacement buses between Three Bridges and Brighton.

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.