Chalkhill Hospital

At Chalkhill we care for and treat children and young people (aged 12-18) who are experiencing emotional difficulties, mental health problems and eating disorders.

How to get here

By bus

Many bus services stop outside the main entrance to Princes Royal Hospital, including:

Compass Bus: 30, 31, 31A, 33, 33A, 39, 62, 89, 166

Metrobus: 270, 271, 272. Free travel is provided to hospital patients plus a companion in possession of an in-date hospital letter, email or text message. The date of the appointment must be the same as the date the person is travelling. They are valid for boarding and alighting at all stops in the following sections of route: Brighton and Perrymount Road (Haywards Heath).

Handcross District Community Bus: offers a limited service (route 3 - Fridays only). For information and bookings call 01444 400212.

By train

The nearest train station is Haywards Heath and the hospital is 30 to 40 minutes’ walk, some of which is moderately uphill. Taxis are normally available at the station. The station is on the London to Brighton line with frequent trains.

Regular buses run to the hospital from Perrymount Road, which is a two-minute walk from the station. Turn right from the front entrance, follow road round to the right and cross the road to the bus stop.

Parking information

Very limited free onsite parking. There is pay and display parking at Princess Royal Hospital and limited parking available on nearby residential streets.

Visit the Princess Royal Hospital's website for more information about parking and how to get there.

Opening times

  • Inpatient: 24 hours per day, 7 days per week
  • Office: 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Services at this location

Sussex family eating disorder service