Directions from London to Ashdown Forest

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2 h 8 min

  1. 270 / ...

$21 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, line 400 bus  •  4 h 14 min

  1. National Express
  2. 400

$21 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, line 261 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. 261

$22 - $33

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. 36.1 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

What companies run services between London, England and Ashdown Forest, England?

You can take a bus from London to Ashdown Forest via Gatwick Airport London, Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal, East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road), and Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Info Centre (Hotel) in around 4 h 14 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Stone Cottage
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Compass Travel
Phone
01903 690025
Email
office@compass-travel.co.uk
Website
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Stone Cottage
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Info Centre (Hotel)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from London to Ashdown Forest
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London and Ashdown Forest is 50 km. The road distance is 58 km.

The cheapest way to get from London to Ashdown Forest is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 1 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from London to Ashdown Forest is to taxi which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £120 - £160.

No, there is no direct bus from London to Ashdown Forest. However, there are services departing from London Vauxhall and arriving at Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Info Centre (Hotel) via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from London to Ashdown Forest, including transfers.