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Mid Sussex railway walks
Twenty South Downs trails by rail with John Twisleton

View Sussex and the sea From the South Downs Way Gaining oxygen for the spirit On footpaths dry all year Leaving little carbon footprint
Choose from 20 walks, 3 miles to 19 miles long, leaving 7 mid-Sussex stations and ending at 12 Sussex stations


Glynde to Lewes - 3 miles Turn left out of Glynde station and walk to the post office. Turn left then almost immediately right over the stile to ascend the path up Mount Caburn which runs with a fence to your left. At the gate go straight ahead with the tumulus on your left to the stile on the fence at the hill top. Continue down the other side following this path skirting Lewes golf course and then descend to Lewes station.

Southease to Glynde rail trail - 4 miles From Southease station turn right to follow the South Downs Way across the A26 Lewes to Newhaven road. Ascend the Downs enjoying panoramic views of Newhaven and Lewes. Before the transmitters turn left to follow…