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 late night / early morning trains between Brighton and Worthing from Monday 27 to Friday 31 January

Start date
27/01/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southern between London Victoria / Brighton and Worthing / West Worthing / Portsmouth Harbour

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Hove and Arundel overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning, closing all lines.

Monday to Thursday:

  • The 22:46 London Victoria to Worthing service will terminate at Brighton.
  • The 23:16 London Victoria to Worthing service will terminate at Brighton.

Tuesday to Friday:

  • The 00:02 London Victoria to Worthing service will terminate at Brighton.
  • The 00:04 Brighton to West Worthing service will not run.

Replacement buses will run between Brighton and Worthing.

Additionally, the 22:40 (Monday to Thursday) Portsmouth Harbour to Brighton service will depart Littlehampton earlier than usual, at 23:33. The train will call at Worthing, Shoreham-by-Sea and Hove only. A replacement bus will run from Littlehampton at 23:43 to Brighton, calling at all stations.

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.