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Find out what we are doing to keep you Covid safe on our buses and what you need to know before you travel.

17th Jan onwards

We are trying to minimise the impact coronavirus will have on your journey, if you haven't travelled for a while it might be worth checking out the information on this page.

Eastern Road, Brighton - Road Closure

17th - 18th Apr

On Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 April, inclusive, a section of Eastern Road in Brighton is closed due to hospital works.

During this time, eastbound services from the College Place bus stop will divert via Abbey Road, St George's Road, Portland Place, A259 Marine Parade and Eaton Place, resuming normal route from Chesham Street.

Westbound services 1, 1A, 7, 23 and N7 from the Chesham Street bus stop will divert via Eaton Place, St George's Road and Paston Place, resuming normal route from College Place.

Westbound services 14B and 14C will continue along the A259 Marine Parade (14 route).


All services are unable to serve County Hospital in both directions.

Westbound 14B and 14C services are unable to serve stops Eaton Place, County Hospital, College Place, Upper Bedford Street, Park Street, Devonshire Place, Law Courts.


Services will observe all stops on diversion.

Grand Avenue, Hove - Road Closure

16th - 20th Apr

From Friday 16 until Tuesday 20 April (excluding Sunday 18 April), between 08:00 and 18:00 each day, Grand Avenue in Hove is closed due to roadworks.

During this time, our City Sightseeing services will continue along A259 Kingsway, then turn right on to Hove Street, right on to Church Road and left on to The Drive where they will resume normal route.

We are unable to serve the Kings House stop.


City Sightseeing will operate as normal on Sunday 18 April.

Bus Stop Suspension - Ringmer Green (Both directions)

25th Mar - 23rd Apr

Due to roadworks on B2192 Lewes Road, Ringmer, both Ringmer Green bus stops are suspended from Thursday 25 March until Friday 23 April, inclusive. The nearest stops during this time are Olde Post Office Mews and Ringmer Kings Academy.

Bus Stop Suspension - Uckfield Station (Both directions)

16th Mar - 4th May

Due to roadworks on New Town, Uckfield, both Uckfield Station bus stops are suspended from Tuesday 16 March until Tuesday 04 May, inclusive. A temporary stop for northbound services will be set up opposite the southbound Framfield Road bus stop, therefore the closest stops during this time are Framfield Road and Uckfield Bus Station.

London Road Shops - 5, 5A, 5B

23rd Jun onwards

Due to the pavement being widened at London Road Shops, to aid social distancing, services 5, 5A and 5B heading northbound will serve the stop outside Subway on London Road, opposite Francis Street, until further notice.

Southbound services are unaffected.

Services suspended

19th Mar onwards

The listed routes are all suspended until further notice. These being mostly Night Buses, and special routes.

These disruptions could affect future journeys

Seaside Road, Eastbourne - Road Closure

19th - 22nd Apr

From Monday 19 until Wednesday 21 April, between 20:00 and 05:00 each night, a section of Seaside Road in Eastbourne is closed due to roadworks. Services 12 and 12A which operate to Birch Road in Eastbourne will divert as follows.

After serving the Cornfield Road North bus stop, services will continue straight over Memorial Roundabout on to Devonshire Place, then turn left on to Grand Parade, left on to Cavendish Place and right on to Seaside Road where they will resume normal route.

We are unable to serve the Trinity Trees stop.

Bus Stop Suspension - Bottom of Downsway (Northbound)

20th Apr

Due to roadworks on Downsway, Southwick, the northbound Bottom of Downsway bus stop is suspended on Tuesday 20 April (all day). The nearest stops during this time are Hadrian Avenue and Highdown.

Bus Stop Suspension - Freshfield Way (Southbound)

21st - 23rd Apr

Due to roadworks on Sutherland Road, Brighton, the southbound Freshfield Way bus stop is suspended from Wednesday 21 until Friday 23 April, inclusive. The nearest stops during this time are Evelyn Terrace and Upper Bedford Street.

Bus Stop Suspension - Cedars Gardens (Southbound)

22nd - 24th Apr

Due to roadworks on A23 London Road, Brighton, the southbound Cedars Gardens bus stop is suspended from Thursday 22 until Saturday 24 April, inclusive. The nearest stops during this time are Tongdean Lane and Varndean Road.