There are 4 ways to get from London to Eastbourne by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Eastbourne

$35 - $60

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station 028 / ...

$9 - $14

2 alternative options

Train, line 252 bus, line 51 bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Tunbridge Wells
  2. Take the line 252 bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Heathfield, Streatfield Road 252 / ...
  3. Take the line 51 bus from Heathfield, Streatfield Road to Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre) 51 / ...

$34 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from London to Eastbourne 73.3 miles

$15 - $23

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Eastbourne. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between London and Eastbourne is 54 miles. The road distance is 73.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Eastbourne without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs .

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The train from London Victoria to Eastbourne takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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London to Eastbourne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Eastbourne train services, operated by Southern, depart from London Victoria station.

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The best way to get from London to Eastbourne is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 50 min.

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London to Eastbourne bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station.

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London to Eastbourne train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Eastbourne station.

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Map of how to get from London to Eastbourne.
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  • Distance: 54.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between London, England and Eastbourne, England?

Southern operates a train from London to Eastbourne hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Eastbourne once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Eastbourne Town Centre, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach in Eastbourne
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Heathfield, Streatfield Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Heathfield, Streatfield Road to Eastbourne Town Centre, Terminus Road (Arndale Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Eastbourne is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from London to Eastbourne.

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