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COVID-19 advice

Hastings Contemporary is open for visits booked in advance via website.

Please follow current advice about using public transport. Cyclist welcome – plan your route here.

Step-by-step directions

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How to get to Hastings Contemporary car-free:

There are direct trains to Hastings from London Victoria and Charing Cross, as well as Brighton, Eastbourne, Ashford and many other towns.

Train times and tickets

It's a one-mile walk from the station to the gallery - see map.

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Or you can hop on bus 20, which runs every 15 minutes from the station (Stop B) to The Stade.

  • Bus times from:
    Hastings Station, stop B

From The Stade it's just a minute's walk to the gallery.

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About Hastings Contemporary

Perched above the pebbles of Hasting’s historic fishing beach, Hastings Contemporary showcases modern British art, including changing exhibitions.

  • County: East Sussex
  • Address: Rock-A-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW
  • Refreshments: ‘Boatyard’ cafe in the gallery - specialising in plant-based dishes and local seafood
  • * Car-free offer: phone for details: 01424 728377
  • Hastings Contemporary

Plan your door-to-door journey

Please check current advice before travelling

Reverse Route

About Hastings Contemporary

Perched above the pebbles of Hasting’s historic fishing beach, Hastings Contemporary showcases modern British art, including changing exhibitions.

  • County: East Sussex
  • Address: Rock-A-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW
  • Refreshments: ‘Boatyard’ cafe in the gallery - specialising in plant-based dishes and local seafood
  • * Car-free offer: phone for details: 01424 728377
  • Hastings Contemporary
Bike routes

Hastings Contemporary is on National Route 2 and is one of three galleries linked by the delightful Coastal Culture Trail

Taxi numbers

There is a taxi rank at Hastings station, the 5-minute journey to gallery costs about £5.

Handy Tips

If you’re travelling in a group of three or more, you can save 34% on the train with a Groupsave ticket.

Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount

Visit car-free in 2020!