This hospital has an A&E department open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Address and directions
Telephone: +44 (0)1903 205111
Parking is limited. Please arrive in plenty of time so you do not miss your appointment.
The main hospital car park is accessed via a barrier. You will receive a ticket at the barrier on entry and should pay at the pay station before returning to your car. Once paid the ticket is used to open the exit barrier.
There is a pay and display car park located at the rear of the site for people visiting the breast screening unit.
7.00am – 10.00pm
|Up to 15 minutes||Free|
|Up to 1 hour||£1.30|
|Up to 2 hours||£2.30|
|Up to 3 hours||£3.50|
|Up to 4 hours||£4.70|
|Up to 6 hours||£5.90|
|Up to 24 hours||£7.60|
Subsequent hours are accrued over the stay period.
|Overnight (10.00pm – 7.00am)||£2.00|
|Motorcycles flat day rate||£1.00|
|7-day ticket for patients and visitors||£22.00|
|Lost ticket charge||£10.00|
Car park pay stations accept cash, notes and debit/credit cards, give change and have an intercom if you need help.
Blue badge holders have access to dedicated spaces opposite the main public car park. Fees do not apply in disabled bays and users do not require a ticket to park – but they must ensure their valid Blue badge is clearly on display.
A council-run pay-and-display car park is also available in Beach House Park, on the opposite side of Lyndhurst Road to the hospital.
Motorcycle parking is also available outside A&E.
Electric vehicle charging points are not yet available to the public.
The stop for the hospital is in Lyndhurst Road.
Worthing Hospital is about a 15-minute, signposted walk from the town’s main railway station.
Fares, timetables and service updates are available from National Rail Enquiries.
Patient transport service
The patient transport service is available for patients who are unable (for medical reasons) to use public or private transport.
View the ward directory (please note that this link opens on the legacy WSHT website)
The Spice of Life restaurant
On the first floor of Worthing Hospital’s South Wing and is open from 7.15 am – 7.30 pm Monday to Friday, and 8.30 am – 6.30 pm at weekends.
In the main reception at Worthing Hospital and opens from 7.00 am – 8.00 pm Monday to Friday, and 8.00 am – 6.00 pm at weekends, selling hot and cold drinks, snacks, sandwiches and panini.
Amigo convenience shop
Next to Costa Coffee in the main entrance at Worthing Hospital and also opens from 7.00 am – 8.00 pm Monday to Friday, and 8.00 am – 6.00 pm at weekends.
League of Friends shop and tea bar
In the North Wing entrance of the hospital.
Toilets and baby changing facilities
Public toilets are available throughout the hospital. Please see our hospital map for exact locations.
Facilities for changing babies can be found in main reception and the paediatrics area of A&E.
Breast feeding is welcome anywhere in the Trust. If a visitor needs to breast feed their baby in private, staff can be approached to find an available room.
Located in the West Wing corridor.
The Worthing Hospital chapel
Situated on the second floor of the East Wing and is open 24 hours a day for quiet reflection.
Page last reviewed: 30 March, 2021