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Duration 1h 37m
Distance 73 miles
Average price £44
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Waterloo Station and Eastbourne takes 1h 37m and the fastest train takes 1h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Waterloo Station 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. Clapham Junction
  2. Eastbourne
1h 49m
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£20 - £59

Waterloo Station to Eastbourne train times

Trains run every four hours between Waterloo Station and Eastbourne. The earliest departure is at 05:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Waterloo Station is at 22:42 which arrives into Eastbourne at 00:19. All services require a transfer at Clapham Junction and take an average of 1h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from London Waterloo and arriving at Eastbourne via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 49m.

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The distance between Waterloo Station and Eastbourne is 54 miles. The road distance is 73 miles.

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Waterloo Station to Eastbourne train services, operated by Southern, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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

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What companies run services between Waterloo Station and Eastbourne?

Southern operates a train from Clapham Junction to Eastbourne hourly. Tickets cost £18 - £55 and the journey takes 1h 16m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Estimated price
£18 - £55

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