Serious Collision Closes A27 in West Sussex

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Serious Collision Closes A27 in West Sussex

The A27 is closed in both directions between the A284 near Arundel and the A29 near Bognor Regis following a serious road traffic collision. Emergency services, including Sussex Police, are at the scene.

Diversion Routes

Motorists are advised to follow diversion symbols displayed on road signs to navigate around the closure:

Eastbound Traffic:

  • Follow the hollow Triangle diversion symbol.
  • Exit the Ford Road/Arundel bypass roundabout and take the A284 northwest towards the B2139/A29 roundabout junction.
  • From there, exit onto the A29 and travel southwest towards Fontwell roundabout, where you can rejoin the A27.

Westbound Traffic:

  • Follow the hollow Diamond diversion symbol.
  • Exit the A27 at the Fontwell roundabout and take the A29 northeast towards the B2139 roundabout.
  • Follow the reverse of the westbound route to return to the A27 at the Arundel bypass roundabout.

Travel Advice

Motorists are urged to allow extra time for their journeys, plan ahead, and consider alternative routes or delaying travel if possible.

For more information, visit the National Highways website at or use travel apps. You can also follow regional updates on our X feed or contact our 24/7 helpline at 0300 123 5000 for real-time information.

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