Coronavirus Update Close

In line with the latest government guidance, we've put in place further measures in England to help customers practice social distancing. This includes limiting the available seats on buses.

Face coverings are compulsory when using public transport in England and Scotland. In Wales you must wear a 3 layer face covering on public transport and put it on before travelling unless you are exempt. It is also now compulsory to wear face coverings when using indoor public transport hubs in England only.

The safety of our customers and employees is our priority, so please avoid busy times, use contactless payment and take your litter with you. For up to date information see our Coronavirus page


In Wales you must wear a 3 layer face covering on public transport and put it on before travelling unless you are exempt.
In Wales you must wear a 3 layer face covering on public transport and put it on before travelling unless you are exempt.
Stagecoach

Bigger 'Ones' for Eastbourne

04 Jan 2016

Newer and bigger double deck buses equipped with free wifi have hit the road in Eastbourne. Stagecoach has upgraded buses on the popular 1/1A route and made adjustments to the timetable to improve reliability.
Bigger ONEs
Passengers travelling on the buses linking Hamlands and Old Town with Langney and Shinewater through the town centre, will now be able to enjoy riding in comfort on one of 12 modern, easy access buses. The double deckers are replacing the smaller single deck vehicles that previously operated on the route. As well as offering more capacity, the buses feature a new ‘ONE’ branded livery and free wifi for those wanting to get online while travelling.

Philip Norwell, managing director of Stagecoach South East said: "We continually review our timetables to ensure we operate punctually and are pleased to respond to customer feedback by providing extra capacity. This upgrade to the fleet reflects our ongoing commitment to providing quality bus travel in Eastbourne."

Stagecoach has simplified the timetable by separating the buses that extend to Hailsham and Roebuck Park into a new route. Route 1X will now run between Eastbourne town centre and Roebuck Park through Langney Rise, Stone Cross and Hailsham. Some bus times on the ‘Loop’ have also been adjusted to improve reliability.

The new timetables are available to view online on the all new stagecoachbus.com where you can check live bus times and plan your journey. Printed timetable leaflets are available to pick up on buses and from local outlets.