The cheapest buses from London to Brighton and Hove

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$9

Average

$18

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Brighton and Hove will cost around $ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 9.

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11:00PMLondon2h45 01:45AMBrighton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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08:30PMLondon2h45 11:15PMBrighton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
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09:30PMLondon2h29 11:59PMBrighton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:30AMLondon2h45 09:15AMBrighton, Coach Station
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$151One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:00AMLondon2h45 04:45AMBrighton, Coach Station
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$151One-way

Timetable London to Brighton and Hove

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02:00AMLondon2h45 04:45AMBrighton, Coach Station
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06:30AMLondon2h45 09:15AMBrighton, Coach Station
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07:30AMLondon2h55 10:25AMBrighton, Coach Station
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08:30AMLondon2h50 11:20AMBrighton, Coach Station
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10:30AMLondon2h42 01:12PMBrighton, Coach Station
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11:30AMLondon2h55 02:25PMBrighton, Coach Station
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12:30PMLondon2h55 03:25PMBrighton, Coach Station
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01:30PMLondon2h55 04:25PMBrighton, Coach Station
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02:30PMLondon2h55 05:25PMBrighton, Coach Station
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03:30PMLondon3h15 06:45PMBrighton, Coach Station
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04:30PMLondon3h15 07:45PMBrighton, Coach Station
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05:30PMLondon3h15 08:45PMBrighton, Coach Station
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07:00PMLondon3h50 10:50PMBrighton, Coach Station
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08:30PMLondon2h45 11:15PMBrighton, Coach Station
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09:30PMLondon2h29 11:59PMBrighton, Coach Station
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10:30PMLondon3h05 01:35AMBrighton, Coach Station
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11:00PMLondon2h45 01:45AMBrighton, Coach Station
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Thu
Sep 23
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Fri
Sep 24
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$20Thameslink
$9National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$20Thameslink
$9National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$20Thameslink
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$8Southern
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$47Southern
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 10
$48Southern
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 11
$41Thameslink
$9National Express
Tue
Oct 12
$40Thameslink
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 13
$41Thameslink
$9National Express

The fastest buses from London to Brighton and Hove

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

2 h 29 m

Average

2 h 57 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

76 km

Of the 17 buses that leave London for Brighton and Hove every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 76 km distance in an average of 2 h 57 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 29 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
09:30PMLondon2h29 11:59PMBrighton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
2nd Fastest
10:30AMLondon2h42 01:12PMBrighton, Coach Station
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$171One-way
11:00PMLondon2h45 01:45AMBrighton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
08:30PMLondon2h45 11:15PMBrighton, Coach Station
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$91One-way
06:30AMLondon2h45 09:15AMBrighton, Coach Station
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$151One-way

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Bus Information from London to Brighton and Hove

distanceDistance47 miles (75 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$9 (€7)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express, Infobus or Thameslink

Buses from London to Brighton and Hove cover the 47 miles (75 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Infobus or Thameslink. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $9 (€7), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Brighton, Coach Station.

Bus companies

National Express between London and Brighton and Hove

Find the best buses between London and Brighton and Hove with Omio's travel partners National Express from $9 (€7). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

National Express

Enjoy a comfortable bus ride from London to Brighton and Hove with National Express, the UK’s leading long-distance bus company. National Express connects hundreds of cities and towns throughout the country and even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express buses are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi access and onboard entertainment. Most buses are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so charging your phone or laptop won’t be a problem.

Omio shows you the National Express bus schedule for the London to Brighton and Hove trip, so you can select the best times for your upcoming journey. You can take a bus with National Express for the 47 miles (75 km) journey from London to Brighton and Hove with prices starting as low as $9 (€7). Select from three different ticket options: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily. Once you’ve picked your preferred ticket, book a cheap bus between London and Brighton and Hove on Omio today!

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus from London to Brighton and Hove:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

Buses from London to Brighton

Visiting the south coast's premier resort town is easy, with regular direct buses from the capital to Brighton, and plenty of choices for travellers. National Express provides 8 direct buses to Brighton on weekdays, and 10 buses on Saturdays and Sundays. Expect journey times to be fairly short, ranging from 1 hour 50 minutes to 2 hours 30 minutes.

Which bus companies travel from London to Brighton?

When travellers head to Brighton from London by coach, they won't have many companies to choose between. Only National Express operates buses on the London to Brighton route.

How long is the bus from London to Brighton?

The journey by bus between London and Brighton compares well with driving and rail connections. Expect journey times for direct buses to vary between 1 hour 50 minutes and 2 hours 30 minutes.

How many buses are there from London to Brighton?

There should always be plenty of buses to choose from when traveling to Brighton from London. National Express operates 8-10 direct buses every day of the week (with most services on Saturdays). Buses depart from early in the morning until just before midnight. Between 8:30 a.m. and around 6:30 p.m., expect a departure every couple of hours.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from London to Brighton?

Departure Station: Every bus that travels from London to Brighton will depart from London Victoria bus Station. London's main bus terminal has wifi inside the building, and offers a few basic shops and cafes. More dining and shopping options can be found not far away in Victoria Station. Victoria also provides excellent connections with the rest of London, via the London Underground and overground rail links. Additionally, those coming from Heathrow or Gatwick airports can connect directly to the bus Station via National Express services. Transfers take 30-40 minutes.

Arrival Station: buses from London will get into Brighton bus Station. Located at the end of Old Steine Gardens, a short walk from the seafront, the bus Station is much closer to Brighton's main attractions than the railroad station. The city center university campus is a short 10 minutes' walk away, as is the Palace Pier, SEA LIFE Brighton, and the Pavilion Gardens. Buses along the front provide connections to Brighton Marina, while the Lanes shopping district is around 15-20 away by foot.

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Buses from London to Brighton and Hove
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FAQs
How much do cheap bus tickets from London to Brighton and Hove cost?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Brighton and Hove from London for as low as $9 (€7)  for the next 7 days.
How much is the bus between London and Brighton and Hove on average?
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Brighton and Hove bus to cost on average $9 (€7)  one way.
How far is it from London to Brighton and Hove by bus?
The London to Brighton and Hove bus distance is approximately 47 miles (75 km).
How long is the bus between London and Brighton and Hove?
On average the London to Brighton and Hove bus time is 2 h 45 min  covering the 47 miles (75 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by bus from London to Brighton and Hove, which bus station in London do I depart from and which bus station in Brighton and Hove do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a bus from London Victoria   to Brighton, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the London bus station located? Where is the Brighton and Hove bus station located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, London Victoria, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of London. The most popular arrival bus station in Brighton and Hove, called Brighton, Coach Station, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

What bus companies go from London to Brighton and Hove?
For the best London to Brighton and Hove bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express, Infobus or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from London to Brighton and Hove to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any nonstop bus services from London to Brighton and Hove?
If you’re looking for a direct bus, consider traveling with National Express. Nonstop bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your bus tickets.
What time is the earliest bus from London to Brighton and Hove? What time is the last bus from London to Brighton and Hove?
The earliest bus departing from London to Brighton and Hove leaves at 5: 30 AM. The last bus departing from London to Brighton and Hove leaves at 10: 00 PM. You can find the latest London to Brighton and Hove bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I buy the London to Brighton and Hove bus for the best deals on tickets?
The price of a one way bus ticket from London to Brighton and Hove is on average $9 (€7) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets to Brighton and Hove from London available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Brighton and Hove
London
Amenities
London Liverpool Street Stn
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City