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.

No trains to / from Hastings on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 May

Start date
02/05/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected
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Southeastern between London Cannon Street / London Charing Cross / London Bridge and Hastings / Ore

Southern between Brighton and Hastings / Ore / Ashford International

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place in the Hastings area closing all lines.


Buses will replace trains between Battle and Hastings. Due to limited road access, these buses will not stop at Crowhurst. Customers should change at Battle for a minibus service to / from Crowhurst.


A revised train service will operate between Eastbourne and Bexhill.

Buses will replace trains between Bexhill and Ashford International.

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.