There will be closures on certain weekends as shown below:
Note: Sunday 5 May (closure is early morning between 1.20-9.30am)
This will mean changes to train services across the Southern, Gatwick Express and Thameslink networks and significantly longer journey times for some passengers. No trains will serve the following stations:
- Haywards Heath
- Burgess Hill
- Preston Park
The only trains between Three Bridges and Brighton, Hove or Worthing will be diverted via Horsham and Littlehampton and take up to 60 minutes longer. There will also be no direct trains between London and Lewes or Eastbourne. Services on some routes will be busier. The map below shows the general service arrangements.
What is the travel advice?
If you do wish to travel, we will ensure that you can, but please note you will need to allow extra time for your journey.
Advice will vary depending on the journey you are making as shown below. If you are travelling on affected routes:
- Note that non-folding cycles cannot be carried on replacement buses
- If you require assistance, please book in advance at southernrailway.com/accessibility
- Unless detailed below, please plan your journey by visiting nationalrail.co.uk and using the journey planner