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Eastbourne Sightseeing - Diversion

Due to road closures caused by the Eastbourne Airbourne event, Eastbourne Sightseeing will be unable to serve the Bandstand and Lifeboat Museum bus stops (numbers 2, 3 & 16) from Thursday 17th to Monday 21st August.

Our normal route will resume on Tuesday 22nd August.

 

Route 197 - Service Suspension

Due to road closures caused by the Eastbourne Airbourne event, we will be unable to operate Route 197 from Thursday 17th to Monday 21st August.

Route 197 will resume on Tuesday 22nd August.

 

Route 197 - Weekday Service

We are pleased to advise that Service 197 now operates every day, as advertised, following confirmation of licensing clearance from the Department for Transport.
 

 

Route 197 - Weekday Service

Unfortunately, due to licensing issues with the DVSA, we are currently unable to operate our 197 service on weekdays until further notice

The service still operates Saturdays & Sundays, when we look forward to seeing you

 

Road Closures - Saturday 27th May 2023

Due to road closures in Eastbourne, we will be unable to operate our Eastbourne Sightseeing and Pevensey Explorer services on Saturday 27th May. We will be back as normal on Sunday 28th May - we look forward to seeing you onboard.

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing - New Season for 2023

We are pleased to advise that our Eastbourne Sightseeing open top service will return on Saturday 1st April 2023. To view our Spring, Summer and Autumn timetables, click here.

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing - Season Extension

We are pleased to announce that due to popular demand, our 2021 season has been extended to 31st October. In addition, our Summer timetable with buses every 30 minutes has also been extended to 1st October - we look forward to seeing you on board.

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing - Service Diversion

Due to road closures caused by the 'Beachy Head Marathon' and 'Eastbourne 10k' events, we will be unable to serve the Italian Gardens and Foot of Beachy Head bus stops on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th October.

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing - Service Suspension - Sunday 26 September 2021

Due to road closures caused by the Eastbourne 'Soapbox' event, our Eastbourne Sightseeing service will be unable to operate on Sunday 26 September. We apologise for the inconvenience this event will cause, which is outside our control, and look forward to welcoming you back on board on Monday.

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing - Service Suspension - 18 September 2021

Due to road closures caused by the Eastbourne Carnival, we will be unable to operate our Eastbourne Sightseeing service on Saturday 18th September 2021 - we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, which is outside our control.

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing by Twilight

28/07/21

We are pleased to announce a trial of additional evening excursions covering our Eastbourne Sightseeing tour route. Operating on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 11th to 28th August, you will be able to see the sun set* over the South Downs. Tour buses will pick up and drop off at Eastbourne Pier at 18:30 and 20:00, with short halts for photo opportunities at Beachy Head, Birling Gap and East Dean.

*Sorry, but we can't guarantee the weather! 

 

Road Closure - Eastbourne Triathlon - 6 June 2021

27/05/21

Due to road closures caused by the Eastbourne Triathlon, we will be unable to operate our Eastbourne Sightseeing service before 11:30 on Sunday 6th June 2021 - we apologise for any inconvenience caused by this event outside of our control. 

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing service resumes

10/05/21

We are pleased to advise that following a road closure by Southern Water, our Eastbourne Sightseeing service will be able to resume on Tuesday 11th May. 

 

Eastbourne Sightseeing service suspended

05/05/21

Due to a road closure by Southern Water at Birling Gap, we are currently unable to operate our Eastbourne Sightseeing open top bus service.

We apologise for this disappointing news, which is beyond our control - please follow our Twitter feed for the latest updates.
 

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