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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Haywards Heath
  2. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Eastbourne

$60 - $81

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Embankment Stn National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Vauxhall Bus Stn to Eastbourne National Express

$22 - $29

2 alternative options

Train, line 390 bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the line 390 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Victoria Bus Station 390
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$66 - $95

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Eastbourne 116 miles

$24 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Eastbourne is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Eastbourne is to drive which costs £18 - £28 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Eastbourne is 100 miles. The road distance is 116 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Cambridge to Eastbourne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cambridge to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from Cambridge Parkside and arriving at Eastbourne via Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square and London Vauxhall Bus Stn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cambridge to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from Cambridge and arriving at Eastbourne via Haywards Heath. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Eastbourne, England?

You can take a train from Cambridge to Eastbourne via Haywards Heath in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cambridge to Eastbourne via London Embankment Stn, Charing Cross, Whitehall Trafalgar Square, Vauxhall Bus Station, and London Vauxhall Bus Stn in around 6 h 8 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Haywards Heath to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to London Embankment Stn
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Vauxhall Bus Stn to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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