Rudston currently has few services in the village itself. The closest shop and Post office are in Kilham; doctors and dentists are in Bridlington or Driffield; the primary school is in Boynton and the secondary schools are in Bridlington and Driffield; the Bosville Arms has closed for an indeterminate time. There is mains gas available in the village, but no mains sewerage. There is a very limited public transport service to the village.