Birmingham Stage Company

Congress Theatre Eastbourne


Congress Theatre Eastbourne


Carlisle Road,
BN21 4BP

Box Office: 01323 412000



Eastbourne Theatres are just 45 minutes from Brighton, 30 minutes from Hastings and Bexhill and 60 minutes from Tunbridge Wells. Key approach roads include M23, A27, A22 and the scenic coastal A259.


Stagecoach Eastbourne and Brighton & Hove Buses run regular services stopping near the theatres. Stagecoach Eastbourne Service 3 and 3A, Brighton & Hove Coaster Service 12 and 12A stop outside the Winter Garden.

If you arrive in to the main bus station on Terminus Road, please follow the walking directions from the Train Station (the train station is at the top of this road).

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The venues are a 10-15 minute walk from Eastbourne train station. Frequent direct services are available from Hastings, Lewes, Brighton, Haywards Heath and London Victoria with connecting services to Tunbridge Wells and Seaford. For timetable information visit or call 08457 484950.
Walk from station (10-15 minutes).

Head out of the main entrance and straight down Terminus Road towards the town centre. You will see Barclays Bank ahead of you and HSBC Bank on your right, turn right at HSBC on to Cornfield Terrace. Walk straight on, ahead is a large roundabout with pedestrian crossing to the right. Ahead of you is the David Salmon Furniture shop, keeping this on your right walk down Cornfield Terrace past The Museum of Shops continuing over the road and on to Chiswick Place to the end of the road. In front of you is the Devonshire Park Theatre. Keeping the theatre on your right continue down Carlisle Road and past the Buccaneer Pub on your right, the next building on your right is the Winter Garden. Continue past the Winter Garden and ahead of you on the right is the Congress Theatre.


The venues closest car park is on College Road with 200 parking spaces, this is pay and display during the day and free after 6.30pm. There is also plentiful on-street parking which is free after 6pm.

Disabled parking spaces are situated behind the Congress Theatre, on the slip road between the Congress Theatre main entrance and the Winter Garden and directly in front of the Devonshire Park Theatre.

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It is helpful if you discuss your needs and any special requirements with the Box Office staff when booking your tickets. We can then ensure that you and your party are offered the most appropriate seats. Wheelchair spaces (Devonshrie Park entrance for Wheelchairs users is to the right of the building Wheelchair accessible toilet Blue Badge parking near to venues Infrared Hearing System (Congress and Devonshire Park Theatre) Induction Loop System (Winter Garden and Devonshire Park Theatre) Patron Lift (Congress Theatre and Winter Garden) Guide Dogs welcome Orientation tours available on request Brochures available in audio format, request copy from box office on 01323 412000 or email [email protected]

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