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There are 4 ways to get from Rye to Lydd Airport by bus, taxi or car

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Line 103 bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the line 103 bus from Rye, Railway Station to Lydd, Harden Road 70 / ...

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Line 102 bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 102 bus from Rye, Railway Station to Lydd, Camp 102 / ...
  2. Take the line 102 bus from Lydd, Camp to Lydd, Harden Road 102 / ...

$7 - $11

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rye to Lydd Airport 14 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Rye to Lydd Airport 14 miles

$3 - $5

Rye to Lydd Airport by bus

The bus journey time between Rye and Lydd Airport is around 28 min and covers a distance of around 13 miles. The fastest bus normally takes 27 min. Operated by Stagecoach South, the Rye to Lydd Airport bus service departs from Rye, Railway Station and arrives in Lydd, Harden Road. Typically 36 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
28 min
Fastest bus time:
27 min
Bus distance:
13 miles
Buses per week:
36
Cheapest price:
$6
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:53
Last bus departs at:
18:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rye to Lydd Airport bus schedules

Rye → Lydd Airport
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The cheapest way to get from Rye to Lydd Airport is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rye to Lydd Airport is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rye, Railway Station station and arriving at Lydd, Harden Road. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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The distance between Rye and Lydd Airport is 9 miles. The road distance is 14 miles.

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The best way to get from Rye to Lydd Airport without a car is to line 103 bus which takes 29 min and costs £4 - £6.

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The line 103 bus from Rye, Railway Station to Lydd, Harden Road takes 29 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Rye to Lydd Airport bus services, operated by Stagecoach South, depart from Rye, Railway Station.

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Rye to Lydd Airport bus services, operated by Stagecoach South, arrive at Lydd, Harden Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rye to Lydd Airport is 14 miles. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Rye to Lydd Airport.

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  • Distance: 8.8 miles
  • Duration: 29 min

What companies run services between Rye, East Sussex, England and Lydd Airport, Romney Marsh TN29 9QL, UK?

Stagecoach South operates a bus from Rye, Railway Station to Lydd, Harden Road 5 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 29 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Lydd, Harden Road
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Stagecoach South
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Lydd, Camp
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Stagecoach South
Bus from Lydd, Camp to Lydd, Harden Road
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Stagecoach South
Other operators
Taxi from Rye to Lydd Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Northiam Taxis
Phone
+44 1797 260720
All-Rhoades-Travel
Phone
+44 7930 284 410

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