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Duration 8h 34m
Distance 478.3 miles
Average price £453
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ayr and Eastbourne takes 8h 34m and the fastest train takes 7h 8m. There is a train service every few hours from Ayr 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. Ayr
  2. Glasgow Central
  3. London Victoria
  4. Eastbourne
7h 58m
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£179 - £634

Ayr to Eastbourne train times

Trains run hourly between Ayr and Eastbourne. The earliest departure is at 09:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Ayr is at 23:00 which arrives into Eastbourne at 10:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 34m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Ayr to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from Ayr and arriving at Eastbourne via Glasgow Central, Euston station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 58m.

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The distance between Ayr and Eastbourne is 385 miles. The road distance is 478.3 miles.

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Ayr to Eastbourne train services, operated by ScotRail, depart from Ayr station.

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

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