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 trains between Haywards Heath and Lewes from Monday 14 to Thursday 17 September

Start date
14/09/2020  00:00
End date
Route affected

Southern between via Plumpton / Cooksbridge

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place between Wivelsfield and Lewes, closing some lines overnight from Monday evening until Friday morning.

From 23:00 until the end of service, buses will replace trains between Haywards Heath and Lewes. Some buses will be extended to Seaford / Eastbourne / Hastings in order to maintain last connections.

Trains that usually run via Plumpton / Cooksbridge will be diverted to run via Brighton, extending journey times.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correct, your journey may be subject to alteration at short notice due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Please check before your journey.

Replacement Bus Travel Advice:

For helpful advice if you need to travel on a rail replacement service, including accessibility and bicycle information, please use this page.

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