There are 5 ways to get from Thorpe Park to East Sussex by bus, train or car

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Line 950 bus, train, line 98 bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 950 bus from Thorpe Park Grounds to Staines Railway Station 950 / ...
  2. Take the train from Staines to Clapham Junction
  3. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Polegate
  4. Take the line 98 bus from Polegate, Railway Station (Victoria Road) to Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms 98

$51 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station 201 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB) to Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) 12A|Coaster / ...

$29 - $35

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Chertsey to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Polegate

$50 - $75

Line 117 bus, bus, train, line 98 bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 117 bus from Staines Railway Station to Hounslow Bus Station 117
  2. Take the bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross N9
  3. Take the train from London Charing Cross to Hastings
  4. Take the line 98 bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms 98

$49 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Thorpe Park to East Sussex 67.9 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Thorpe Park to East Sussex. However, there are services departing from Thorpe Park Main Entrance and arriving at Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms via Elmsleigh Bus Station, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB) and Eastbourne Town Centre, Gildredge Road (West Terrace). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Thorpe Park and East Sussex is 50 miles. The road distance is 67.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Thorpe Park to East Sussex without a car is to line 950 bus and train and line 98 bus which takes 3 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Thorpe Park to East Sussex, including transfers.

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Thorpe Park to East Sussex bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

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The best way to get from Thorpe Park to East Sussex is to train which takes 4 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 19 min.

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Thorpe Park to East Sussex bus services, operated by Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company, arrive at Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Thorpe Park to East Sussex is 68 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Thorpe Park to East Sussex.

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Map of how to get from Thorpe Park to East Sussex.
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  • Distance: 50.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 39 min

What companies run services between Thorpe Park, Surrey, England and East Sussex, England?

You can take a train from Thorpe Park to East Sussex via Chertsey, Clapham Junction, Polegate, and Polegate, Railway Station (Victoria Road) in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thorpe Park to East Sussex via Thorpe Park Main Entrance, Elmsleigh Bus Station, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station, Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB), Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens), and Eastbourne Town Centre, Gildredge Road (West Terrace) in around 6 h 19 min.

Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Staines to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chertsey to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Sullivan Buses
Phone
01707 646 803
Website
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Bus from Thorpe Park Grounds to Staines Railway Station
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sullivanbuses.co.uk
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Polegate, Railway Station (Victoria Road) to Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings Town Centre, Railway Station to Herstmonceux, The Brewers Arms
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Metroline Travel
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
customerservices@tfl.gov.uk
Website
metroline.co.uk
Bus from Staines Railway Station to Hounslow Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
metroline.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Hounslow Bus Station to Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross
Ave. Duration
43 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 Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, North Street (Lloyds TSB) to Eastbourne Town Centre, Cornfield Road (Hyde Gardens)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
buses.co.uk

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