Worthing

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Worthing
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County
Sussex
Highway Authority
West Sussex
Forward Destination on
A24, A27
Next Primary Destinations
Chichester • Brighton • Horsham
Places related to the A24
Dorking • Ewell • Horsham • Leatherhead • London • Wimbledon
Places related to the A27
Arundel • Brighton • Chichester • Eastbourne • Fareham • Havant • Hove • Lewes • Portsmouth • Romsey • Shoreham-by-Sea • Southampton

Worthing is a large seaside town in Sussex, west of Brighton, where the A24 meets the A27.

It is notorious for being by far the worst quality section of the A27 between the M27 at Portsmouth and the A23 at Brighton, being a mixture of urban single or dual carriageway full of traffic lights, right turns and roundabouts, between two fully dualled and grade separated sections either side, and the Sompting Bypass in the middle.

A bypass of the town has been intermittently proposed since the 1960s, even going as far as compulsory purchasing property, but has yet to be seriously considered.

Routes

Route To Notes

A24

Horsham, Pulborough Pulborough via A283

A27

Chichester, Portsmouth, Arundel

A27

Brighton, Lancing, Sompting

A259

Littlehampton

A259

Brighton

A2025

North Lancing

A2031

West Worthing

A2032

West Durrington



Worthing
JunctionsBroadwater Roundabout (Worthing) • Chapel Road Roundabout • Clapham Interchange • Findon Gate • Goring Crossways • Grove Lodge Roundabout • Newland Road Roundabout • Offington Corner • Richmond Road Junction • Sompting Avenue Junction • South Farm Road Junction • Teville Road Roundabout
RoadsA2025 • A2031 • A2032 • A24 • A259 • A27 • A2700 • B2125 (Lancing) • B2141 (Worthing) • B2142 (Worthing) • B2143 • B2222 • B2223 • C37 (West Sussex) • C45 (West Sussex) • NCN2 • T37 (Britain)
Related Pictures
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Looking from Alexandra Road onto the A259 - Geograph - 1985307.jpgLooking northwards in Shaftesbury Avenue - Geograph - 2216021.jpgRoad junction near Worthing Station - Geograph - 1913322.jpgThe A259 passing through East Worthing - Geograph - 1983960.jpgThe Half Brick and Ham Road (wide angle), East Worthing - Geograph - 1107833.jpg
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