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There are 4 ways to get from Cambridge to East Sussex by train, bus or car

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Train Thameslink, line 98 bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Haywards Heath
  2. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Polegate
  3. Take the line 98 bus from Polegate, Railway Station to Gingers Green, The Truggery 98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Aldgate National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Walworth to Battle National Express / ...

$20 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, line 98 bus via London Liverpool Street  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Hastings
  3. Take the line 98 bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms 98

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to East Sussex 104.6 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to East Sussex is to bus which costs £15 - £22 and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to East Sussex is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to East Sussex. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Rushlake Green, Post Office via Aldgate, London Walworth and Battle, Abbey. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and East Sussex is 90 miles. The road distance is 104.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to East Sussex without a car is to train and line 98 bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Cambridge to East Sussex, including transfers.

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Cambridge to East Sussex bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cambridge Parkside station.

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Cambridge to East Sussex bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Battle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to East Sussex is 105 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Cambridge to East Sussex.

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There are 715+ hotels available in East Sussex. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cambridge to East Sussex.
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  • Distance: 89.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and East Sussex, England?

You can take a bus from Cambridge to East Sussex via London Aldgate, Aldgate, Bermondsey, Lynton Road, London Walworth, and Battle, Abbey in around 6 h 22 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Polegate, Railway Station to Gingers Green, The Truggery
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Hastings
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, station to Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Stagecoach in Hastings
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Aldgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Walworth to Battle
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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