Southern operates a train from Eastbourne to Hastings every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 27 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach in Hastings operates a bus from Eastbourne to Hastings every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min.
From Eastbourne train to Hastings. 27 min £8. From Eastbourne, Marine Road bus to St Leonards, Warrior Square (Victoria Statue). 1 h 6 min £5. From Eastbourne taxi to Hastings. 28 min £47. From Eastbourne drive to Hastings. 28 min £3. From Eastbourne Uber to Hastings. 28 min £48.