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Our network covers the best of the South of England. You can catch our trains for travel between London and the South of England, including Brighton, Chichester, Southampton and Portsmouth.
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There are temporary changes to how far in advance journey planners are updated with alterations to the timetables due to engineering works.
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On Southern, kids under 5 always ride free. Right now up to four children aged 5 to 15 years can travel Off-Peak for only £2 each. Book online or at a ticket office.*
Major engineering work is planned on the Brighton Main Line between Three Bridges and Brighton, and Three Bridges and Lewes between 16-24 February and several weekends up to May. Major engineering work is also planned in the Lewes area 7-10 March.
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There’s a wide range of discounts and railcards that can save you money on Southern
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