Travel & parking
Getting to the Rothesay International Eastbourne
The Rothesay International Eastbourne is held at Devonshire Park which is a 15 – 20 minute walk from Eastbourne station and a 10 minute walk from Eastbourne town centre. See below for further details on how to get to the venue.
Devonshire Park, College Road, Eastbourne, BN21 4JJ
Additional Eastbourne maps and travel information can be found at Visit Eastbourne.
Eastbourne is well connected via the Southern Rail service. It's approximately 90 minutes from London Victoria Station – via London Gatwick Airport. A regional service operates from Brighton (approx. 40 mins), Ashford International (approx. 1 hour) and Ore (approx. 35 mins).
The train station doesn’t offer step free access however staff are on hand between 6am – 10pm to assist. For more information on accessibility and mobility access, please visit the Eastbourne Station information page on the Southern Rail website.
The walk from Eastbourne station to Devonshire Park is approximately 0.7 miles and will take between 15 – 20 minutes. Alternatively there are taxis located outside of Eastbourne station.
There's also a shuttle bus service operating every 20 minutes that can take you from the train station directly to Devonshire Park. This service is £2 per person each way. The service operates from 09:05 until 12:45 and then from 16:00 until 19:00 Please note there are no cash points at the venue but there is an ATM located at Eastbourne station and an RBS ATM located along the walking route to Devonshire Park.
National Express services run direct from London Victoria Coach Station Brighton. For more information please visit the National Express website.
Brighton and Hove buses also operate Coaster buses between Eastbourne and Brighton, passing through scenic National Park. For more information please visit Coaster Buses.
Stagecoach operate buses in and around Eastbourne, including services to Hastings. For more information please visit the Stagecoach website.
A shuttle bus service from Cuckmere Buses will operate during the tournament from Saturday 24 June through to Saturday 1 July.
Two routes will operate. The first of these, the Route 90, will service:
|Birley Centre||09:00 and every 20 minutes unti 12:40||16:00 and every 20 minutes until 19:20|
|Railway station||09:05 and every 20 minutes until 12:45||16:05 and every 20 minutes until 19:25|
|Trinity Place||09:10 and every 20 minutes until 12:50||16:10 and every 20 minutes until 19:30|
|Birley Centre||09:15 and every 20 minutes until 12:55||16:15 and every 20 minutes until 19:35|
Route 91 will service:
|Birley Centre||09:00 and every 15 minutes unti 12:45||16:00 and every 15 minutes until 19:30|
|Saffrons car park||09:05 and every 15 minutes unti 12:50||16:05 and every 15 minutes until 19:35|
|Birley Centre||09:10 and every 15 minutes unti 12:55||16:10 and every 15 minutes until 19:40|
It will cost £2 per person per trip (£4 return ticket). Cash and cards are accepted for payment but concession cards will not be valid.
Parking facilities available
|Car Park name||Address||Operating hours and availability||Parking charge||Park and ride|
|NCP Trinity Road||Trinity Place, BN21 3BZ||
|Saffrons Sport Ground||Compton Place Rd,TBC||Up to 300 places||£8 for the day||TBC|
The main approach roads are the A22 from London, A259 from Hastings, and A27 from Brighton.
Car parking is available at the NCP car park at Trinity Place. Saffrons Car Park (off Compton Place – BN21 1EA) will be a public car park with a £8 charge per car, per day and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
There is a shuttle bus serving both Saffrons Car Park and Trinity Place. The shuttle service is £2 per person each way (£4 return).
For further parking locations, please go to Eastbourne parking website. Please note that Eastbourne now operates parking restrictions around the town, and the event cannot be held responsible for any fines incurred for illegally parked cars.
Blue Badge car parking spaces are free and available with easy access to Gate 7. Please note that blue badge parking is allocated on a first come, first served basis. An option to book blue badge parking will become available when booking an accessible or wheelchair ticket online. If you'd like to speak to a member of the customer service team to book your parking please contact them on 0344 581 3015.
London Gatwick Airport is approximately a 55 minute train journey away with direct trains running between Gatwick and Eastbourne.
The channel port of Newhaven is 20 minutes away, and Dover, Folkestone and the Channel Tunnel are two hours from Eastbourne.
Cycling routes are available, please check your route in advance using Google Maps and selecting bicycling routes.
Please note that cycling is prohibited within the event grounds, and there are no areas to leave bikes on site. The LTA, WTA and Eastbourne Borough Council cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage to bicycles parked at the owner’s risk.
Bike racks are available on Wilmington Square outside of the venue.