Directions from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex

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Recommended option

Train, Tube, line 98 bus  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Heathrow Terminals 1-3 to London Paddington
  2. Take the Tube from Paddington Underground Station to Victoria Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Polegate
  4. Take the line 98 bus from Polegate, Railway Station (Victoria Road) to Gingers Green, The Truggery 98

$70 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to North Terminal Bus Station 210 / ...
  2. Take the bus from North Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from Brighton, Sea Life Centre to Eastbourne, Hartfield Road

$32 - $45

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station X26
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Polegate

$38 - $58

Train, line 98 bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Hastings
  2. Take the line 98 bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Herstmonceux, Brewers Arms (The Brewers Arms) 98

$43 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex 77.6 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to East Sussex 77.6 miles

$190 - $270

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and East Sussex, England?

You can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex via North Terminal Bus Station, Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station, Brighton, Sea Life Centre, Eastbourne, Hartfield Road, and Upperton, The Goffs in around 5 h 11 min.

Train operators
London Underground (Tube)
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Polegate
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Polegate
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Polegate, Railway Station (Victoria Road) to Gingers Green, The Truggery
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Herstmonceux, Brewers Arms (The Brewers Arms)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
National Express
Oxford Bus Company
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to North Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from North Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, Sea Life Centre to Eastbourne, Hartfield Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to East Sussex
Estimated price
$190 - $270

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and East Sussex is 82 km. The road distance is 124 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex is to drive which takes 1 h 31 min and costs £12 - £19.

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Herstmonceux, Brewers Arms (The Brewers Arms) via North Terminal Bus Station, Brighton, Sea Life Centre and Upperton, The Goffs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to East Sussex, including transfers.

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