Brainchild is nigh! Here’s how to get here.

With only 30 days to go here’s some more information on how you can get to the festival. 

First things first, our full site address is: Bentley Wildfowl & Motor Museum, Bentley, Halland, East Sussex, BN8 5AF. 


The nearest stations are:

Uckfield Station (5.4 miles) and Lewes Station (7.8 miles)

Direct trains from London run to both Uckfield and Lewes. London Bridge to Uckfield is 1hr 10 minutes. London Victoria to Lewes is 1hr 20. Brighton to Lewes is 15 minutes.

from the train station to the festival site

Dedicated Brainchild Minibuses from Uckfield station and from Lewes station to the festival site. Buses departure times reflect incoming trains’ arrival times at each station. Running times as follows:

Friday: Uckfield – 11:30-21:30; Lewes – 11:55-21:30

Saturday: Uckfield – 11:30-21:30

Sunday:  Uckfield – 11:30-21:30

Monday Uckfield – 08:00-14:10; Lewes – 08:00-13:20

You can buy your minibus tickets here. Please note you will only be able to book in advance for minibuses on Friday 7th July, all other services are fist come first served.

Taxi services are very limited in Lewes and extremely limited in Uckfield, so please book well in advance if you intend to use local taxis.

From Uckfield: R&R Taxis (01825 765322) 483232; TMT Taxi & Minibus (01825 764646)

From Lewes: GM Taxis Lewes (01273 477567).   


We are 30 minutes from Brighton via A27 & A26, and 60-90 minutes from London via A22. Please see post code at the top of this post. 

If you are driving and wish to use the festival car park, please buy a car park pass from here.

If you are looking to reduce your carbon footprint and make some new friends, then please do check out our lifts-hare group and see whether you can share a ride here.

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