Crawley to Eastbourne by train

  • First train
    05:55
  • Last train
    20:29
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr
  • Distance
    50 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Crawley to Eastbourne by train

Fast trains from Crawley to Eastbourne take around 1 hour, covering a distance of approximately 50 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Crawley and Eastbourne.

1. Are there direct trains from Crawley to Eastbourne?

Journeys between Crawley and Eastbourne usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Crawley to Eastbourne every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Crawley to Eastbourne?

The Crawley to Eastbourne train travel time is normally about 1 hour, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Crawley to Eastbourne train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Eastbourne is usually scheduled to depart Crawley around 05:28 and the last train is around 20:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Crawley around 06:06, and the last at 20:29.

When to book Crawley to Eastbourne train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Crawley to Eastbourne by train.

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Which train companies operate between Crawley and Eastbourne?

More than one train company operates on the route from Crawley to Eastbourne, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Gatwick Express
  • Southeastern
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.