There are 10 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Eastbourne by plane, train, bus, night bus, car, car train, taxi or car ferry

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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Fly to London City, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Haywards Heath
  3. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Eastbourne

$127 - $411

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Bus  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London 1920
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station 028 / ...

$86 - $140

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Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$129 - $367

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$91 - $286

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Gatwick (LGW) FRA - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Eastbourne

$114 - $425

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$149 - $403

Train  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est
  4. Take the train from Ashford International to Eastbourne

$215 - $424

Bus, night bus, train  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Lille
  2. Take the night bus from Lille to Canterbury
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Eastbourne

$111 - $170

Drive, Eurotunnel, taxi  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Take a taxi from Folkestone to Eastbourne

$402 - $467

Drive, carferry  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Eastbourne

$117 - $170

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Eastbourne is 592 km.

The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Eastbourne without a car is to train which takes 9 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Eastbourne, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Eastbourne is to train which takes 9 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Eastbourne is 1 h behind Frankfurt Airport (FRA). It is currently 2:52 PM in Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and 1:52 PM in Eastbourne.

Lufthansa, Swiss, British Airways and KLM offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport.

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There are 470+ hotels available in Eastbourne. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 370.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Eastbourne, England?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Eastbourne via Mannheim Hbf, Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Ashford International in around 9 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Eastbourne via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, London, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 20 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Gatwick via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Haywards Heath to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $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
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Gatwick Airport to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$58
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Lille to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Folkestone to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Arrow Taxis Ltd
Phone
+44 1233 666666
Website
arrowtaxisltd.co.uk
Ashford Taxis
Phone
+44 1233 666494
Website
taxiashford.co.uk

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