There are 5 ways to get from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Chichester to Horsham
  2. Take the train from Horsham to Redhill
  3. Take the train from Redhill to Tonbridge

$45 - $70

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Bus, line 400 bus, line 291 bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Chichester, Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station 206
  2. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) 400
  3. Take the line 291 bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 291

$27 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chichester to Brighton
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 29|the Regency Route / ...

$27 - $40

Bus  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Chichester, Cathedral (Chapel Street) to Littlehampton, Anchor Springs
  2. Take the bus from Littlehampton, Anchor Springs to Brighton, Churchill Square (Marks and Spencer)
  3. Take the bus from Brighton, Churchill Square to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial

$28

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells 63.4 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Chichester station to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Chichester, Bus Station and arriving at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Chichester and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via Horsham, Redhill and Tonbridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Chichester and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 50 miles. The road distance is 63.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.

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Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chichester, Bus Station.

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Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southern, depart from Chichester station.

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The best way to get from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 400 bus and line 291 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 29 min.

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Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial station.

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Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Tonbridge station.

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Map of how to get from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Chichester, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Horsham, Redhill, and Tonbridge in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells via South Terminal Bus Station, Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal, and East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) in around 3 h 29 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Chichester to Horsham
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Horsham to Redhill
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Redhill to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chichester to Brighton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Chichester to Brighton
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28
Bus operators
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, Churchill Square to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
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 Chichester, Bus Station to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chichester, Cathedral (Chapel Street) to Littlehampton, Anchor Springs
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Littlehampton, Anchor Springs to Brighton, Churchill Square (Marks and Spencer)
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells is 63 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Chichester to Royal Tunbridge Wells.

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