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Planned Changes to Train Times

Details of planned engineering works on the Southern network.

Planned engineering work

  • To maintain and improve the railway, Network Rail carries out regular planned engineering works on the Southern network
  • Work normally takes place at weekends or after 10 pm – but occasionally services are impacted at other times
  • Information will be available here as soon as it is available
  • Please check before travelling, and see our live departures and arrivals for up-to-the-minute information

Planning a journey or buying a ticket in advance?

To find out how engineering work will affect your journey simply click the date that you wish to travel on the calendar below to get the full details of planned works as well as if these works have been uploaded to online journey planners.

  • The furthest date that engineering work alterations have been included in online journey planners is available here
  • The furthest date Advance Fares have been released for is available here
  • Some tickets may not be available online during engineering works. If you're unable to find your usual ticket, please use the ticket vending machines or ask at the station ticket office

Always check before you travel using our Journey planner, National Rail Enquiries or download our On Track App.

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Planned engineering work for Today

Date:
9 September 11:00 PM - 11 September 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern services to / from / via Lewes

Engineering work is taking place at various locations in the Lewes area, closing lines over the course of the weekend.

Saturday:

Buses will replace trains between Lewes and Polegate / Eastbourne.

Sunday:

Buses will replace trains between:

  • Three Bridges and Lewes.
  • Lewes and Polegate.
  • Lewes and Eastbourne.
  • Lewes and Seaford.
  • Plumpton and Lewes.
  • Brighton and Lewes.

 

Additionally on Sunday morning, the 01:08 Haywards Heath to Eastbourne service will be diverted to terminate at Brighton. Replacement buses will run between Haywards Heath and Lewes, and between Lewes and Eastbourne.

Check before you travel:

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

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.

Date:
9 September 11:00 PM - 10 September 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between London Victoria and Chichester

Engineering work is taking place between Worthing and Chichester, closing all lines on Saturday night.

As a result, the 23:15 London Victoria to Chichester service will terminate at Worthing. A replacement bus will run from Worthing to Chichester, calling at all stations.

Check before you travel:

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

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.

Date:
9 September 11:00 PM - 11 September 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between Redhill and Tonbridge

Engineering work is taking place between Redhill and Tonbridge, closing all lines.

Buses will replace trains between Redhill and Tonbridge.

Check before you travel:

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

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.

Date:
9 September 11:00 PM - 11 September 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Southern between London Bridge and Selhurst / Crystal Palace / East Croydon / Beckenham Junction

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and Streatham Common, closing all lines.

Saturday and Sunday:

Buses will replace trains between London Bridge and Streatham Common.

Trains that usually run between London Bridge and East Croydon will run between Streatham and East Croydon only.

Saturday:

Trains which usually run between London Bridge and Beckenham Junction will not run. For Beckenham Junction and Birkbeck, you can use your tickets on London Trams. For Gipsy Hill, you can use London Bus route 322.

Sunday:

Trains that usually run between London Bridge and Crystal Palace via Peckham Rye will not run. For Gipsy Hill, you can use London Bus route 322.

Check before you travel:

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

You can plan your journey on London Buses by using the Transport for London Journey Planner

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.

Date:
4 September 11:00 PM - 9 September 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Between London Bridge and East Croydon / Streatham Hill / Caterham

Engineering work is taking place between London Bridge and Norwood Junction via Sydenham, closing some lines.

The 23:47 and 00:17 London Bridge to Caterham trains will be diverted and will not call at stations via Sydenham. Journey times will be extended by approximately 20 minutes.

The 23:58 London Bridge to Streatham Hill train will not run. A replacement bus will run from London Bridge to Streatham Hill via Sydenham.

The 00:35 London Bridge to East Croydon train will not run. A replacement bus will run between London Bridge and East Croydon via Sydenham.

Check before you travel:

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

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.

Date:
4 September 11:00 PM - 9 September 2022 10:59 PM

Routes affected:
Between London Victoria and Ore and between Brighton and Hastings

Engineering work is taking place overnight between Eastbourne and Ore finishing Friday morning, closing some lines.

From approximately 21:00 until the end of service on Monday to Thursday evenings, buses will replace trains between Eastbourne and Hastings / Ore.

Eastbourne to Ashford International trains will run between Hastings and Ashford International.

Check before you travel:

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

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.

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