Rye Harbour Nature Reserve is a much loved nature reserve full of local wildlife to enjoy - a great place to get out and get fresh air too.


It's easy to reach Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, in East Sussex, by train. Simply hop on a train to Rye station and then it's an easy 1km walk to reach - and then it reaches way acroaas into the harbour area.


For more info including facilities and opening times, visit Rye Harbour Nature Reserve’s website.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Friday 05:40 - 19:05
Saturday 05:40 - 19:05
Sunday 08:10 - 15:45
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelPart time
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
Food outlet (Seating available)
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Announcements
  • Departure screens
Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Customer Service notes

Cycle restrictions on Southern trains from this station
0636 to Brighton - cycles cannot be carried beyond Eastbourne
0745 to Brighton - cycles cannot be carried beyond Hastings

Please visit www.southernrailway.com/cyclepolicy for more information

Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
EverydayOpen 24 hours
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Car parking spaces70
Carpark charges
Three Monthly£111.00
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces4
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
station front
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Step-free access via side gate next to main entrance to Platform 2 (to Hastings).  Step-free access via long route through car park & via level crossing to Platform 1 (to Ashford).   

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterUnavailable
Accessible taxisunknown
Accessible taxis notes

Accessible taxis to/from this station to/from the nearest accessible station can be arranged through Southern Assisted Travel - 08001381016 For other taxi journeys, contact local taxi companies, details of which can be found at www.traintaxi.co.uk.

Departures and arrivals from Rye (Sussex)

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Rye (Sussex) station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to EastbourneSouthern21:47On time
to Ashford InternationalSouthern21:54Late
to EastbourneSouthern22:48On time
to Ashford InternationalSouthern22:48On time
to HastingsSouthern23:482On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Ashford InternationalSouthern21:46On time
from EastbourneSouthern21:53Late
from Ashford InternationalSouthern22:46On time
from EastbourneSouthern22:48On time
from Ashford InternationalSouthern23:462On time

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