There are 5 ways to get from Forest Row to Lewes by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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

Recommended option

Line 261 bus, bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 261 bus from Forest Row, Brambletye (Post Office) to Uckfield, Bus Station 261
  2. Take the bus from Uckfield, Railway Station to Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) 28|the Regency Route / ...

$12 - $13

4 alternative options

Line 270 bus, train  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 270 bus from Forest Row, Brambletye (Post Office) to Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) 270
  2. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Lewes

$13 - $20

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Forest Row to Lewes 17.6 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Forest Row to Lewes 17.6 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Forest Row to Lewes 17.6 miles

$45 - $65

What companies run services between Forest Row, England and Lewes, England?

You can take a bus from Forest Row to Lewes via Uckfield, Bus Station and Uckfield, Railway Station in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Forest Row, Brambletye (Post Office) to Uckfield, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Uckfield, Railway Station to Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Forest Row, Brambletye (Post Office) to Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Brighton und Sussex
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Forest Row to Lewes
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $65
uberX
$45 - $65
Taxi from Forest Row to Lewes
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Forest Row and Lewes is 25 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Forest Row to Lewes is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Forest Row to Lewes is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £35 - £45.

No, there is no direct bus from Forest Row to Lewes. However, there are services departing from Forest Row, Brambletye (Post Office) and arriving at Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) via Uckfield, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Forest Row to Lewes, including transfers.