There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$70 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  3 h 27 min

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

$33 - $53

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, Sea Life Centre to Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station 12X|Coaster / ...

$33 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne 88.1 miles

$18 - $28

Towncar  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a town car from London Heathrow Airport to Eastbourne 88.1 miles

$210 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne is to drive which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £14 - £21.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Eastbourne is 93 km. The road distance is 141 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station via Brighton, Sea Life Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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

Southern operates a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Eastbourne via Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station and Brighton, Sea Life Centre in around 3 h 43 min.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Eastbourne
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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

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 Heathrow Central Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Town Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Heathrow Airport to Eastbourne
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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