It's simple to reach Winchelsea Beach, in East Sussex, by train. Simply hop on a train to Winchelsea station and then it's just a long way from the railway station - but we've included it as it's a smashing walk and takes you away from the usual south coast crowds. Do look at local Ordnance Survey maps to find footapths rather than following the roads..


Winchelsea Beach in East Sussex is a beach with a lovely setting.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
DayOpening Hours
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Ticket MachineUnavailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelUnstaffed
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionUnavailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Telephone typesCoins and cards
Station BuffetUnavailable
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Information Systems
  • Departure screens
Nearest station with more facilities

The nearest station(s) with more facilities than Winchelsea is Rye

Baby changeUnavailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes

This station is not staffed

Customer Service notes

Please call Customer services on 08451 272 920

Cycle restrictions on Southern trains from this station
0640 to Brighton - cycles cannot be carried beyond Eastbourne
0748 to Brighton - cycles cannot be carried beyond Hastings

Customer help pointsAvailable
Cycle storageUnavailable
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Step-free accessWhole station
Step-free access notes

Step-free access via steep ramps to platform.

Ramps for train accessAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesUnavailable
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 - 08451 23 77 70. For other taxi journeys, contact local taxi companies, details of which can be found at

Departures and arrivals from Winchelsea

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Winchelsea station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to Ashford InternationalSouthern05:391On time
to EastbourneSouthern06:51On time
to Ashford InternationalSouthern07:43On time
to EastbourneSouthern08:50On time
to Ashford InternationalSouthern09:43On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from HastingsSouthern05:391On time
from Ashford InternationalSouthern06:51On time
from EastbourneSouthern07:42On time
from Ashford InternationalSouthern08:50On time
from EastbourneSouthern09:42On time

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