Bolney lies on the junction between the A23 and A272, about 15 miles north of Brighton and 50 miles south of central London.
Gatwick Airport is approximately 15 miles north of Bolney via the A23/M23. Visit their website here
Heathrow Airport is approximately 50 miles north-west of Bolney via the A23/M23 and M25. Visit their website here
Haywards Heath station is less than 6 miles from Bolney and has regular train services south to Brighton, Littlehampton, Eastbourne and Hastings, and north to London (Victoria via Southern Rail and King’s Cross/St Pancras and beyond via Thameslink). Haywards Heath benefits from a large station car park.
Other nearby stations include Wivelsfield and Burgess Hill.
Handcross and District Community Bus
Serves Bolney once every week (Wednesday) en route to Horsham. Route starts in Pease Pottage, then via Handcross and Staplefield to Bolney.
Pick up at “Drovers” at 0957 and what used to be the Post Office at 0958. Other stops by “request”.
Arrives Horsham Bus Station 1033 and Carfax 1034. Leaves Bus Stn 1234 and Carfax 1235, back at Drovers 1307/Post Office 1308.
Route goes via Slaugham, Warninglid, Plummers Plain, Lower Beeding (church, pub) and v.v. on return…pick up/set down at all points.
Concessionary Travel passes accepted. For those young enough NOT to qualify, the adult single fare is £3 (child £1.25) for any segment or the whole route!
The bus can of course be used for one way journeys in either direction, e.g. to go to Staplefield/Handcross/Pease Pottage from Bolney on the return route from Horsham, but of course one has to find one’s own way back to Bolney!
Bus also available for private hire. Volunteer drivers always welcomed. More info from Handcoss Hardware 01444 400212.
Other bus services
Please click here for full details of bus stops and bus times for Bolney.