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Journey Information

London to Eastbourne coach - cost & duration

Cheapest price£9.55
Shortest Duration2h 23m
Trips per day8
Coach lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from London to Eastbourne right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from London to Eastbourne?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, £13.20 was the low point for coach fares from London to Eastbourne. Coaches from Eastbourne to London are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than £13.20 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 3 hours and 38 minutes to cover the 54 miles (87 kilometers) from London, LND to Eastbourne, ESX. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 23 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Eastbourne at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded coaches to Eastbourne, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave London?

The first coach leaves at 16:00 and the last coach leaves at 20:00. To see the times for all coaches from London to Eastbourne, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled coaches that travel from London to Eastbourne every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 5 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from London to Eastbourne; ticket prices start at £35.20.

What coach companies travel from London to Eastbourne?

There is one coach company that operates from London to Eastbourne. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by coach. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled coaches per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express83h 38m£13.20

Where does the coach leave from in London?

Most coaches depart from the main station in London, London, City of:

  • Rosehill
  • Kensington Rd
  • Hammersmith Bridge Rd
  • Victoria Coach Station
  • Victoria Station (Stop 11)
  • 7 Brighton Rd
  • Vauxhall Park (Stop V)
  • Stockwell

Where does the coach arrive in Eastbourne?

All coaches from London arrive at one main station in Eastbourne, East Sussex:

  • Bus Station

Price trends for coaches from London to Eastbourne

Monthly average prices


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