Dotto Train


The Dotto mini train runs along Eastbourne seafront, stopping at lots of great tourist spots along the way.

The train runs from Holywell Retreat to Sovereign Harbour, Atlantic Drive - calling at Wish Tower slopes, Eastbourne Pier, Fisherman's Green, Fort Fun and Sovereign Centre.

Dotto is for everyone to enjoy, there are facilities to accommodate wheelchair users in the rear carriage... and even your pooch can hitch a ride for free! (Dogs must be well behaved at all times).

2024 Timetable


Sovereign Harbour (Atlantic Drive) 10:28, then 28 minutes past each hour until 16:28

Sovereign Centre 10:35, then 35 minutes past each hour until 16:35

Fort Fun 10:40, then 40 minutes past each hour until 16:40

Fisherman's Green 9:45, then 45 minutes past each hour until 16:45

Pier Arrive 9:50, then 50 minutes past each hour until 16:50

Pier Depart 10:00, then on the hour hour until 17:00

Wish Tower Slopes 10:05, then 05 minutes past each hour until 17:05

Holywell Retreat 10:13, then 13 minutes past each hour until 17:13


Holywell Retreat 10:40, then 40 minutes past each hour until 16:40 & 17:25

Wish Tower Slopes 10:48, then 48 minutes past each hour until 16:48 & 17:33

Pier Arrive 10:55, then 55 minutes past each hour until 16:55 & 17:40

Pier Depart 11:05, then 05 minutes past each hour until 16:05 & 17:50

Fisherman's Green 11:13, then 13 minutes past each hour until 17:13 & 18:00

Fort Fun 11:17, then 17 minutes past each hour until 17:17 & 18:04

Sovereign Centre 11:19, then 19 minutes past each hour until 17:19 & 18:07

Sovereign Harbour (Atlantic Drive), 11:26, then 26 minutes past each hour until 17:26

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Dotto costs just £2.50 for a single ride (£1.40 for children aged 5 to 15).

Hop on - hop off all day with our ‘Dotto DayRider’ ticket for just £5 per day (£2.50 for children aged 5 to 15).

A 'ride' is any single journey the length of the route, or between any two intermediate stops.

Dotto is a turn-up-and-go service which operates on a first-come-first-serve basis. Pre-booking is not available.



  • Disabled access


  • Children welcome

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted


Map & Directions

Dotto - Eastbourne’s Mini Train

Type:Sightseeing Attraction

Seafront (Holywell to Sovereign Harbour), Eastbourne, BN21 3EL
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Call direct on:

Tel03456 002299

Opening Times

2024 Season (29 Mar 2024 - 29 Sept 2024)

* Operates:
- daily from Friday 29 March to Sunday 14 April
- every weekend from 20 April - 26 May
- daily from 27 May to 29 September
- Dotto will not operate 15 - 18 August

Please check Stagecoach for opening times

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