50km UTMB Badge
50k race
Accommodation & travel
Sunday 26th May 2024

The start location is situated in Falmer, West Sussex, which is just 4 miles away from Brighton Town Centre. There are many accommodation options available In Brighton as well as a few smaller B&B's within walking distance from the start line. Below is a list of close by, well priced, places to stay:

Premier Inn (Brighton)
Premier Inn (Lewes)
Travelodge (Brighton)
Downs Hotel

There are also a few local campsites we'd recommend:

Chalky Downs Campsite
Housedean Campsite

For anyone travelling in by train, Falmer Station is located less than half a mile from the start line.

The finish location is situated on the seafront in Eastbourne where there are a huge number of accommodation options. The Langham Hotel that is one of the race sponsors will be offering a 15% B&B discount. Situated about a mile from the finish line it is ideal. Any runner looking to take this option can use the code UKULTRA2024 when making the booking.

Below is a list of other good options:

The View Hotel Eastbourne
Best Western Lansdowne Hotel Eastbourne

For anyone travelling by train Eastbourne Station is located about one and a half miles from the finish line in the Town Centre.

Aerial shot of Eastbourne Seafront

Shuttle Bus

There will be a shuttle bus service in operation on the morning of the race, travelling from Eastbourne to Falmer. Any entrants staying Eastbourne before the event will be able to choose this option along with any local residents. The bus will depart at 6.30am from the Langham Hotel on the seafront. It will also stop off on the way at Helen Garden (finish line) if you would prefer to be collected here. Pickup here will be at 6.35am. It is £10 per ticket. Places can be booked during the checkout process or via this link:


There will be a small shuttle service available after the race, which will transport all entrants that wish to use it, to the local train station and nearby hotels. This is free of charge and will depart every 30 mins.