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Crowborough is on the Oxted to Uckfield line served by Southern providing services to London and Uckfield. Currently there is an hourly off-peak service to London (London Bridge), and an hourly off-peak service to Uckfield. Additional services run at peak times. Please click here and select Crowborough as your local station for the relevant Southern page detailing the timetable on the line.

If you wish to plan a longer train journey please go to National Rail Enquiries.


Crowborough is served by a number of buses:-

There is a regular service on route 229 between Crowborough and Tunbridge Wells run by Arriva Buses. A timetable can be found here on the Arriva Website . Buses serve Alderbrook, Fermor Road, Whitehill Road, Croft Road and the High Street. From the High Street the buses go to Tunbridge Wells. The service does not run on Sundays or Bank Holidays

Crowborough is also served by buses on route 29 between Brighton and Tunbridge Wells. Details of the timetable which is effectively half hourly can be found at Brighton & Hove Buses. The route is run by Stagecoach, Arriva and Brighton Buses. Incidentally details of Supersaver fares can be found here and in particular there is a SuperSaver fare which allows you to travel on Bright and Hove buses all day for less than the cost of parking in many places!

There are also the Rider buses operated by Renown Coaches that provide a service on Mondays to Fridays to and from Rotherfield and a service around the town on Mondays to Saturdays. Full details of this service are available here. There are 3 routes: -

Route 226 – Crowborough to Rotherfield and Town Row

Route: Crowborough High Street, Crowborough Hill, Queens Road, Blackness Road, Luxford Lane, HErne Road, Fermor Way, Fermor Road, Aldervale Cottages, Stone Cross Road, Alderbrook Close, Walshes Road, Western Road, Crowborough Station, Rotherfield Road, Church Street, High Street, Station Road, Town Row

Rotherfield to Crowborough – Monday to Friday Only
Town Row (Yew Tree Lane) 10:20 13:00 14:00
Rotherfield (St Peter’s Mead) 10:25 - -
Rotherfield (Kings Arms) 10:28 13:03 14:03
Jarvis Brook (Crowborough Railway Station) 10:33 13:08 14:08
Alderbrook Close 10:38 13:13 14:13
Blackness Road (Top) 10:41 13:16 14:16
Crowborough High Street 10:46 13:21 14:21

Crowborough to Rotherfield – Mondays to Fridays Only
Crowborough (High Street) 12:30 13:30
Blackness Road (Top) 12:34 13:34
Alderbrook Close 12:38 13:38
Jarvis Brook (Crowborough Railway Station) 12:44 13:44
Rotherfield (Kings Arms) 12:47 13:47
Rotherfield (St Peter’s Mead) 12:50 13:50
Town Row (Yew Tree Lane) 12:55 13:55

Route 271 - Queens Road, Whitehill Road, Southview Road, Harlequin Lane, Sheep Plain, Beacon Road, Goldsmiths Avenue, Glenmore Road East, Old Lane, St Johns Road, (The Horder Centre - special request stop), Ghyll Road, London Road, High Street, The Broadway


Mondays to Fridays
Route No271271271271271271271271
High Street08:3009:3010:3011:3012:3013:3014:3015:30
Rumsey Court (Queens Road)08:3409:3410:3411:3412:3413:3414:3415:34
Queens Road/Whitehill Road08:3609:3610:3611:3612:3613:3614:3615:36
South View Road - Hospital08:3809:3810:3811:3812:3813:3814:3815:38
Rowan House - Beacon Road08:4409:4410:4411:4412:4413:4414:4415:44
Hookstead Hse - Goldsmiths Av08:4809:4810:4811:4812:4813:4814:4815:48
Horder CentePre-book with driver or please phone 01424 210744
Gyhll Road08:5109:5110:5111:5112:5113:5114:5115:51
High Street08:5609:5610:5611:5612:5613:5614:5615:56

Route No271271271271
High Street08:3010:3012:3014:30
Rumsey Court (Queens Road)08:3410:3412:3414:34
Queens Road/Whitehill Road08:3610:3612:3614:36
South View Road – Hospital08:3810:3812:3814:38
Rowan House - Beacon Road08:4410:4412:4414:44
Hookstead Hse - Goldsmiths Av08:4810:4812:4814:48
Horder CentePre-book with driver or please phone 01424 210744
Gyhll Road08:5110:5112:5114:51
High Street08:5610:5612:5614:56

Route 272 - The Brodway, High Street, Crowborough Cross, Beacon Road, Mill Lane, Croft Road, Church Road, Gordon Road, Queens Road, Montargis Way, Crowborough Hill, North Beeches, East Beeches Road, Old Lane, Green Lane, (Palesgate Lane (Lime Kiln Court) by request), Hill Rise, Medway, Crowborough Hill, Burdett Road, Crowborough Hill, Crowborough Station, Crowborough Hill, The Broadway


Mondays to Fridays Only
Route No272272272272272272272272272272
High Street07:5308:5809:5810:5811:5812:5813:5814:5815:5816:25
Montargis Way (Luxford Road)07:5809:0310:0311:0312:0313:0314:0315:0316:0316:30
East Beeches Road08:0009:0510:0511:0512:0513:0514:0515:0516:0516:32
Palesgate Lane - Lime Kiln CourtPre-book with driver or by phone to 01424 210744
Forest Rise08:0609:1110:1111:1112:1113:1114:1115:1116:1116:38
Train Services from London arrive 08:0909:0910:0911:0912:0913:0914:0915:0916:0916:39
Jarvis Brook - Crowborough Station)08:14 arrives 08:0909:1410:1411:1412:1413:1414:1415:1516:1416:44 arrives 16:41
Train Services to London Depart08:1409:4610:4611:4612:4613:46 14:4615:4616:4616:46
Crowborough Hill - Sir Henry Fermor08:1709:1710:1711:1712:1713:1714:1715:1716:1716:47
High Street08:2309:2310:2311:2312:2313:2314:2315:2316:2316:53

Saturdays Only
Route No272272272272272272272
High Street08:5809:5810:5811:5812:5813:5814:58
Montargis Way (Luxford Road)09:0310:0311:0312:0313:0314:0315:03
East Beeches Road09:0510:0511:0512:0513:0514:0515:05
Palesgate Lane - Lime Kiln CourtPre-book with driver or by phone to 01424 210744
Forest Rise09:1110:1111:1112:1113:1114:1115:11
Train Services from London arrive 09:0910:0911:0912:0913:0914:0915:09
Jarvis Brook - Crowborough Station)09:1410:1411:1412:1413:1414:1415:15
Train Services to London Depart09:4610:4611:4612:4613:4614:4615:46
Crowborough Hill - Sir Henry Fermor09:1710:1711:1712:1713:1714:1715:17
High Street09:2310:2311:2312:2313:2314:2315:23

Easylink Service

Easylink provides a door-to-door service for those who have difficulty accessing public transport.

Once a week it will pick you up and take you to Crowborough, giving you time to do your shopping before bringing you home again. Once a month it will take you to Tunbridge Wells.


Firstly join by telephoning 01273 677559 with your name and address.

Secondly Book the day before travel by telephoning the same number 01273 677559

If you live in Chelwood Gate, Crowborough, Fairwarp, Forest Row, Groombridge, Hartfield, Maresfield, Nutley and Withyham the service can help you.

Timetable and Fares

1st Monday of the Month

Chelwood Gate, Nutley, Maresfield, Fairwarp to Tunbridge Wells and return

Fare £4 return

4th Monday of the Month

Forest Row, Colemans Hatch, Hartfield, Withyham, Groombridge to Tunbridge Wells and return

Fare £4 return


Crowborough to Tunbridge and return

Fare £4 return


Crowborough residents to Crowborough and return

Fare £2.50 return


Forest Row, Chelwood Gate, Nutley, Maresfield, Fairwarp to Crowborough and return

Fare £3.50 return


Colemans Hatch, Hartfield, Withyham, Groombridge to Crowborough and return

Fare £3.50 Return

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