There are 5 ways to get from London to Ashdown Forest by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to East Grinstead
  2. Take the bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Stone Cottage 270 / ...

$21 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, line 261 bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to East Grinstead
  2. Take the line 261 bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Centre 261

$22 - $32

Bus, line 400 bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express
  2. Take the line 400 bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) 400

$22 - $24

Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from London to Ashdown Forest 36.1 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from London to Ashdown Forest 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Ashdown Forest. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Centre via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between London and Ashdown Forest is 31 miles. The road distance is 36.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Ashdown Forest without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs £16 - £25.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from London to Ashdown Forest, including transfers.

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London to Ashdown Forest bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Ashdown Forest bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road) station.

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Map of how to get from London to Ashdown Forest.
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

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 South, Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal, East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road), and Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Centre in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Metrobus
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Stone Cottage
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal to East Grinstead, War Memorial (London Road)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Website
metrobus.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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
compass-travel.co.uk
Bus from East Grinstead Station to Wych Cross, Ashdown Forest Centre
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from London to Ashdown Forest
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
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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