Uckfield & East Grinstead Lines
The Uckfield and East Grinstead lines provide an excellent rail connection for the area, and a wonderful way to travel though beautiful Sussex, on through glorious parts of Kent and Surrey and to all the adventure of London. Want to visit Ashdown Forest but don’t want to take your car? No problem as bus links to the Forest are now available!
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Explore the Uckfield & East Grinstead Lines
- Three heritage railways - Spa Valley, Bluebell & Lavender Lines
- Ten circular walks from Edenbridge station
- Medieval and Tudor architecture at East Grinstead
There are amazing views, open heathland, wooded areas, streams to cross, wildlife to spot, walking trails and a cycle route with many pubs, restaurants and tearooms around the Forest to take a break and revive yourself. Or why not take a longer break and stay at one of the many B&B's, campsites or self catering units?
Spa Valley Railway
The Spa Valley Railway runs steam and vintage diesel trains between Eridge, Groombridge, High Rocks and Tunbridge Wells West stations. Run by volunteers, themed events through the year include historic rallies, children's events, restaurant trains, even Santa specials. The train can take you to historic, romantic Groombridge Place.
East Grinstead Museum
The museum tells the story of East Grinstead through important collections including work by plastic surgeon Sir Archibald McIndoe. His pioneering procedures at the Queen Victoria Hospital during WW2 treating badly burned airmen, who called themselves the Guinea Pigs, afforded him world renown.