Start: Winchester

Finish: Eastbourne

OS 1:25 000 maps: 132, 120, 121, 122, 123

Length: 160 km (100 miles)

Notes and links

The South Downs Way is a National Trail. The South Downs Way page of the National Trail's web site has plenty of information about the path.

Published guide

South Downs Way National Trail Guide, Paul Millmore, Aurum Press/The Countryside Commission (ISBN 1 85410 966 9).

The route is shown on OS 1:25 000 maps.


The route is waymarked.

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