Enjoy a great day out with Eastbourne Sightseeing

Eastbourne City Sightseeing bus in front of white buildings and flower beds in front

Eastbourne Sightseeing Service

Take a trip on our open top bus and enjoy the panoramic vista of the picturesque South Coast and South Downs National Park. From the top deck, you’ll enjoy uninterrupted views of the blue sea, chalk downs and lush green countryside stretching as far as the eye can see. Sit back, relax and tune into our audio commentary while we take care of the driving.

Eastbourne Sightseeing offers a hop-on and hop-off service ideal for visiting attractions along the 16 stop journey. Popular stops include the Lifeboat Museum, Italian Gardens, the Lighthouse, Beachy Head, Birling Gap, East Dean, Little Chelsea, and the town centre.

Let us take you on a magical journey as you soak up the sights in and around stunning Eastbourne, Beachy Head, and the scenic Birling Gap.

Click on this link for a full timetable Eastbourne Sightseeing timetable.

Route map for Eastbourne Sightseeing

Illustrative route map

Service dates and journey times

From Friday 29th March to Friday 26th April 2024

The daily, seven days a week, service operates every 45 minutes with tours starting at 10.00 from Eastbourne Pier. The last tour leaves Eastbourne Pier at 16.45.

From Saturday 27th April - Sunday 29th September 2024

The daily, seven days a week, service operates every 30 minutes with tours starting at 10.00 from Eastbourne Pier. The last tour leaves Eastbourne Pier at 17.00.

From Monday 30th September - Sunday 27th October 2024

  • Monday – Friday service operates every 60 minutes with tours from 10.00 – 16.00 from Eastbourne Pier. There is an extra, final tour that leaves Eastbourne Pier at 16.30.
  • Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays service operates every 30 minutes with tours starting at 10.00 from Eastbourne Pier with the last tour leaving Eastbourne Pier at 16.30.

From Saturday 2nd November - Sunday 8th December 2024

  • Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays service operates every 30 minutes with tours starting at 10.30 from Eastbourne Pier. The last tour leaves Eastbourne Pier at 15.30.

Great value fares 

Tickets are valid for 24 hours and all for just £11 for adults. Concessions £8, children under 16 £6 and family tickets (up to two adults and two children) at £28. Tickets can be purchased on the bus with contactless or cash or with the mobile app.