Duration 5h 54m
Distance 305.5 miles
Average price £252
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Accrington and Eastbourne takes 5h 54m and the fastest train takes 4h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from Accrington to Eastbourne. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Preston
  2. London Victoria
  3. Eastbourne
5h 27m
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£104 - £338

Accrington to Eastbourne train times

Trains run hourly between Accrington and Eastbourne. The service departs Accrington at 23:37 at night, which arrives into Eastbourne at 09:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 54m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Accrington to Eastbourne? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Accrington to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from Accrington and arriving at Eastbourne via Preston, Euston station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Accrington and Eastbourne is 236 miles. The road distance is 305.5 miles.

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Accrington to Eastbourne train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Preston station.

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Accrington to Eastbourne train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Eastbourne station.

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