There are 7 ways to get from Hastings to Crawley by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Haywards Heath  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Haywards Heath

$32 - $48

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Bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 023 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Crawley, Rowan Close 291

$17 - $20

5 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Three Bridges

$30 - $50

Train Southern, bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Haywards Heath
  2. Take the bus from Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) 271 / ...

$33 - $48

Train Southeastern, bus  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Tunbridge Wells
  2. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) 291

$27 - $33

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Crawley 54.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Crawley 54.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Crawley. However, there are services departing from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) and arriving at Crawley, Rowan Close via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hastings and arriving at Three Bridges. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Crawley is 38 miles. The road distance is 54.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Crawley without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Hastings to Crawley, including transfers.

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Hastings to Crawley bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) station.

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Hastings to Crawley train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Crawley is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Hastings to Crawley bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Crawley, Rowan Close station.

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Hastings to Crawley train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Haywards Heath station.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Crawley.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Hastings, England and Crawley, England?

Southern operates a train from Hastings to Crawley hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Crawley via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Hastings to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Hastings to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Southeastern
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Crawley, Rowan Close
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from Haywards Heath, Market Square to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
compass-travel.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 Hastings Town Centre, Priory Meadow (Shopping Centre) to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hastings to Crawley
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Crawley is 54 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Hastings to Crawley.

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