Regency 29 - Brighton to Tunbridge Wells

A great way to travel between Brighton, Lewes, Ringmer, Uckfield and Tunbridge Wells. Whether you are commuting to work, doing a spot of shopping at The Pantiles, or heading off to the Spa Valley Railway, the Regency 29 is the by far the best option.

Newly refurbished double-deck buses in a striking purple and gold livery run up to every 10 minutes Mondays to Saturdays between Brighton and Lewes, with buses every 30 minutes to Tunbridge Wells, and every 30 minutes on Sundays between Brighton and Uckfield, with a bus every hour to Tunbridge Wells. The refurbished buses on this route are also fitted with free WiFi.

Between Brighton and Tunbridge Wells there are plenty of things to see and do to enjoy a great day out in Sussex and Kent.

Lewes is a fantastic place to stop off on the Regency 29, with lots of history. Climb to the top of 1000 year old Norman Castle and you will not be disappointed by stunning panoramic views of Sussex. There is also a Barbican House next door home to the Museum of Sussex Archaeology housing collections from the Stone Age to medieval times.

Open daily November to February 10 am to 3.45 pm and 10 am to 5.30 pm from March to October. Opening at 11 am on Sundays, Mondays and Bank holidays.

You can also visit Harvey's Brewery, the oldest independent brewery in Sussex, which is still in the Harvery family after eight generations. The brewery is incredibly popular with a long waiting list for tours. However, the brewery shop remains open 6 days a week selling beers, wines, spirits and Harvey's official merchandise.

If you feel a little peckish, there are many fantastic restaurants within Lewes and you are never a short walk away from one.

Tunbridge Wells has the great Spa Valley Railway, a wonderful ride through the High Weald countryside by heritage steam or diesel trains. Take the train and explore Eridge, Groombridge, High Rocks or Tunbridge Wells, with plenty of local attractions at each of the stations you will find something for all the family to enjoy.

For full details of times and route click on the route icon below

The Regency 28 route serves between Brighton and Ringmer with one evening journey continuing to Tunbridge Wells Mondays - Saturdays, and on Sundays the Regency 28 continues to Uckfield.

The Regency 29 route serves through to Tunbridge Wells Daily.

The Regency 29B route serves between Brighton and Uckfield Mondays - Saturdays, and also serves Ringmer.

The Regency 29X route gives a quicker route between Brighton and Tunbridge Wells operating with limited stops. The Regency 29X operates once a day in each direction Mondays - Saturdays.

Route Maps

Fares information

Prices apply from 26 April 2016

Buses 28, 29, 29B, 29X serving Lewes, Uckfield, Crowborough and Tunbridge Wells

Fares to Lewes

From between Brighton and Coldean is £3 Single, £5 Return.

From between Sussex University and Falmer is £2.20 Single, £3.40 Return.

From Ringmer is £2.20 Single, £3.40 Return.

From between Isfield and Uckfield is £3.20 Single, £5.40 Return.

From between Five Ash Down and Crowborough is £4.20 Single, £6.50 Return.

From between Eridge and Tunbridge Wells is £4.70 Single, £6.50 Return.

Fares to Uckfield

From between Brighton and Famler is £4.60 Single, £6.50 Return.

From between Lewes and Ringmer is £3.20 Single, £5.40 Return.

From Isfield is £2.20 Single, £3.40 Return.

From Crowborough is £3.20 Single, £5.40 Return.

From between Eridge and Tunbridge Wells is £4.60 Single, £6.50 Return.

Fares to Crowborough

From between Brighton and Falmer is £4.60 Single, £6.50 Return.

From Lewes is £4.70 Single, £6.50 Return.

From between Ringmer and Isfield is £3.80 Single, £6.50 Return.

From Uckfield is £3.20 Single, £5.40 Return.

From Eridge is £2.20 Single, £3.40 Return.

From Tunbridge Wells is £2.70 Single, £4.40 Return.

Fares to Tunbridge Wells

From between Brighton and Falmer is £5.20 Single, £6.50 Return.

From Lewes is £4.70 Single, £6.50 Return.

From between Ringmer and Uckfield is £4.60 Single, £6.50 Return.

From Crowborough is £2.70 Single, £4.40 Return.

Other local fares are available, please call 01273 886200 for details.

For all day travel get a networkSAVER ticket from the driver for £6.50, this gives you unlimited travel for one day on any Brighton & Hove bus. For a better deal you can buy this on your smartphone for only £4.50 download the App here. Or you can go online to smartbuses.co.uk and register for the key card and buy one for £4.50. If you already have the key you can top up online.

For more information on any of our services or fares please call our customer services team on 01273 886200.

Phone lines are open:

Mondays - Fridays ~ 7am - 7pm

Saturdays ~ 8:30am - 5:30pm

Sundays and Bank Holidays ~ 9:30am - 4:30pm

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