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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2 h 29 m
2 h 57 m
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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.
|Distance||47 miles (75 km)|
|Average bus duration||2 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$9 (€7)|
|Bus providers||National 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.
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.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Omio customers book a bus from London Victoria to Brighton, Coach Station most frequently for this route.
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.
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