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

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Lewes to Three Bridges

$12 - $19

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Train via Haywards Heath  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Lewes to Haywards Heath
  2. Take the train from Haywards Heath to Three Bridges

$12 - $20

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 10 min

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

$13 - $20

Line 166 bus, bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 166 bus from Lewes, Bus Station to Haywards Heath, Railway Station 166
  2. Take the bus from Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) 271 / ...

$13 - $18

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) to Brighton, St Peter's Church 28|the Regency Route / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church (Trafalgar Street) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) 271 / ...

$15

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lewes to Crawley 26.9 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Lewes to Crawley 26.9 miles

$5 - $9

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No, there is no direct bus from Lewes station to Crawley station. However, there are services departing from Lewes, Bus Station and arriving at Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way) via Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lewes and arriving at Three Bridges. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Lewes and Crawley is 19 miles. The road distance is 26.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Lewes to Crawley without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs .

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The train from Lewes to Three Bridges takes 39 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Lewes to Crawley bus services, operated by Compass Travel, arrive at Lewes, Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Lewes to Crawley is to train which takes 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 166 bus and bus, which costs and takes 1 h 37 min.

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Lewes to Crawley bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way).

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Lewes to Crawley train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Three Bridges station.

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Map of how to get from Lewes to Crawley.
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  • Distance: 18.6 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

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

Southern operates a train from Lewes to Crawley twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lewes to Crawley via Haywards Heath, Railway Station and Haywards Heath, Perrymount Road (Sydney Road) in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Lewes to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Lewes to Haywards Heath
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Haywards Heath to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Haywards Heath to Three Bridges
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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
$6
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church (Trafalgar Street) to Crawley, Bus Station (Station Way)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11
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
Bus from Lewes, Bus Station to Haywards Heath, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 Lewes Post Office (Watergate Lane) to Brighton, St Peter's Church
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Lewes to Crawley
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com
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 Lewes to Crawley is 27 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Lewes to Crawley.

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