Bus service changes

Rotherfield roadworks June to October 2019

As a result of pipework by South East Water there will be limited access to Rotherfield for larger vehicles from 24 June until 21 October (this is subject to the works schedule).

251/252 services

There is a free shuttle bus which is funded by South East Water to provide a link to the 251/252 services.

For updates and the timetable please see the Stagecoach website for details.

226 service

This service will divert between Rotherfield and Argos Hill via Mark Cross and the A267 and may be subject to delays.

224, 225 and 227 services

These services pass through the village and are all able to operate as normal during the initial phase of the work.

Changes to bus services April 2019

Bus operators are making a number of individual changes to services. Download the detailed summary of these changes by area below:

The main changes are:

  • 11X (Brighton-Newhaven-Drusillas Zoopark-Polegate-Eastbourne) – new seasonal service
  • 22A (Bexhill-Hollington-Hastings-Ore) – route between Bexhill and Hollington via Coombe Valley Way replaced by service 98 (see below)
  • 23/23A (Hastings town centre-St Helen’s-Conquest Hospital-St Leonard’s- Hastings town centre) – revised route and timetable
  • 47 (East Saltdean-Brighton) – revised route and timetable including extension to West Hove
  • 98 (Hastings-Bexhill-Eastbourne) – the short journeys to and from Sidley extended via Coombe Valley Way to Hollington and Conquest Hospital
  • 121 (Newick- Lewes) – withdrawal of some morning journeys
  • 122 (Barcombe-Lewes) – extended on Saturdays to provide a new service for Plumpton Green
  • 123 (Newhaven-Lewes) – will no longer divert from the C7 road in Piddinghoe
  • 125 (Lewes-Eastbourne) – revised Saturday timetable including new service for Charleston Farmhouse
  • 126 (Seaford-Eastbourne) – revised Sunday timetable
  • 128/129 (Lewes town services) – revised timetables
  • 143 (Lewes-Hailsham) – improved service
  • 195 (Waldron-Eastbourne) – diverted to include Bodle Street Green en route (see also new service 196)
  • 196 (Rushlake Green-Eastbourne) – replaces service 195 between Rushlake Green and Eastbourne
  • 224 (Wadhurst-Rotherfield-Crowborough) – will no longer run on Mondays
  • 261 (Uckfield-East Grinstead) – changes to times of morning journeys
  • 270 (East Grinstead-Brighton) – the 18:35 journey from East Grinstead withdrawn (see 291 for partial replacement)
  • 291 (Crawley-Tunbridge Wells) – new 18:33 journey from East Grinstead to Forest Row

There are also changes to seasonal services, including 6, 13X, 47, 49, 79, 124, 769 and Eastbourne Sightseeing.