How to get to Sovereign Harbour

Premier Marina's Sovereign Harbour is located on the South Coast, just east of Eastbourne, between Brighton and Hastings. 

The marina’s reception is open 24 hours a day. 

Eastbourne 22 30 NW Mixed Content Block 952X664

Navigating to Sovereign Harbour

East of Brighton, Sovereign Harbour is situated just outside Eastbourne. If you are approaching the marina by sea, from the east or south-east, remain alert for the tide rips over the shoals. From the west, clear the shore by a mile after rounding Beachy Head. Read our full guide on approaching the marina by sea.

Navigating by sea
Eastbourne 041 NW Mixed Content Block 952X664

Directions by road

For satellite navigation, use the postcode BN23 5DD. Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne is around 50 miles from the M25 via the M23, A22 or A21 routes south. From the A259 to Eastbourne, take the first exit off the Martello Roundabout to Sovereign Harbour North, follow signage for the Harbour Office and RNLI. Read our detailed directions on approaching the marina by road.

Navigating by road
Eastbourne 2023 101 NW Mixed Content Block 952X664

Rail, air and ferry connections

Eastbourne railway station has regular services to Brighton and London (90 minutes via Gatwick Airport), as well as Ashford International for Eurostar services. Newhaven, 12 miles to the west, offers ferry services to Dieppe. An hour by train, Gatwick Airport is 90 minutes by car, Brighton City Airport is available to private light aircraft. 

Getting here

Premier Marina's Sovereign Harbour is located on the South Coast, in Eastbourne, between Brighton and Hastings. With good rail and airport links from London and Brighton.


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 Channel 17

01323 470 099

Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne, North Lock Side, Pacific Drive, Eastbourne, BN23 5BJ

Notice to mariners

Keep up to date with the latest notices to mariners from Sovereign Harbour authority.

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Take control with MyPremier and the Premier App. Sign in to the app with your MyPremier account and access a range of unique features to help you when you're out and about. Inform your home marina of your departure and expected return, view the latest tides and weather information or report any maintenance.