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.

Amended late night / early morning Thameslink service to / from Brighton from Monday 2 to Friday 6 August

Start date
End date
Route affected

Between Bedford and Brighton

TOC(s) affected

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Bedford and Brighton, closing some lines.

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights only

The 22:17 and 22:45 Bedford to Brighton services will terminate at Three Bridges. Replacement buses will run from Three Bridges to Brighton.

Monday to Thursday nights

The 23:43 Bedford to Brighton service will terminate at Three Bridges. A replacement buses will run from Three Bridges to Brighton.

Thursday and Friday mornings

The 04:12 Brighton to Bedford service will start from Three Bridges. Replacement buses will run from Brighton and Haywards Heath to connect with the train.

Check before you travel:

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

Although journey planners are showing correctly, 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.