Visitor Information

The Town Council, in partnership with Mid Sussex District Council and West Sussex County Councils, operates a Visitor Information Service, which is located in the Library Buildings at West Street.

Phone 01342 410121
Fax 01342 410262
Opening hours Tuesday and Thursday 9am – 5pm
Wednesday & Friday 9am – 3.30pm

Complete listings for all accommodation, leisure, sport and tourist attractions for the town and surrounding areas are available. The Visitor Information Service also handles media enquiries and business opportunity information. A large portfolio of town and area photographs is available and the Tourism & Information Officer is happy to handle other commercial enquiries.

Neighbouring Tourist Information Centres

Please contact one of the following Tourist Information Centres in the surrounding area if we are unable to accommodate your needs:

Burgess Hill 01444 238202
Tunbridge Wells 01892 515675


Direct rail service from London Victoria – under 1 hour journey time with bus links to the surrounding areas. Taxis available at the railway station. Full timetable information available at the Help Point in the Library building.

Most of the surrounding towns and villages can be accessed by bus services provided by Metrobus and Southdown PSV.

Full timetable information available at the Tourist Desk in the library.

Approximate distances from East Grinstead to:

  • Gatwick – 7 miles
  • London – 33 miles
  • Brighton – 29 miles

Car Parking

A map of car parks in East Grinstead is available on our town map.

Tourist Information Desk

Visit our desk in the East Grinstead Library, call +44 (0) 1342 410121 or email us.
The tourism desk is manned Monday to Friday 9:30am – 6pm and Saturday 9:30am – 5pm. When tourism staff are away from their desk a basic relief cover is kindly provided by staff of the West Sussex County Council Library service.