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from Brighton and Hove to London

You can get from Brighton and Hove to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brighton and Hove to London on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:20PMBrighton, Coach Station3h00 09:20PMLondon
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$91One-way
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05:20PMBrighton, Coach Station3h00 08:20PMLondon
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03:20PMBrighton, Coach Station3h15 06:35PMLondon
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04:20PMBrighton, Coach Station3h15 07:35PMLondon
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Sun
Sep 19
$20Thameslink
$9National Express
Mon
Sep 20
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Tue
Sep 21
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Wed
Sep 22
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Thu
Sep 23
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Fri
Sep 24
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Sat
Sep 25
$20Thameslink
$9National Express
Sun
Sep 26
$13Southern
$9National Express
Mon
Sep 27
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Tue
Sep 28
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Wed
Sep 29
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Thu
Sep 30
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 1
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 2
$20Thameslink
$9National Express
Sun
Oct 3
$27Southern
$9National Express
Mon
Oct 4
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Tue
Oct 5
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Wed
Oct 6
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Thu
Oct 7
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Fri
Oct 8
$30Thameslink
$9National Express
Sat
Oct 9
$27Southern
$9National Express

Travel Information from Brighton and Hove to London

distanceDistance47 miles (75 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $41
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€7) • 2 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $41 (€33) • 1 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Travel 47 miles (75 km) by bus or train to London from Brighton and Hove. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 3 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Brighton and Hove to London.

How to Travel from Brighton to London

Located just 53 miles (85 km) apart, the journey from London to Brighton is convenient by both bus and train for travelers in the UK. Services are very regular and also extremely quick, requiring between 1-2 hours to complete the journey.

Trains from Brighton to London | Buses from Brighton to London | Return trips from London to Brighton

Brighton to London Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€12

0:53 h

1 Month Before

trains

€31

0:58 h

1 Day Before


What is the best way to travel from Brighton to London?

Cheapest way to travel from Brighton to London


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Brighton to London. National Express buses that travel from Brighton to London depart from Brighton's Coach station and take under an hour to arrive at either London's Sutton Rail station or Victoria Coach station. Over 40 National Express buses travel from Brighton to London per day, with the first departing Brighton at 1:40 a.m.


Fastest way to travel from Brighton to London


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Taking the bus is the fastest way to travel from Brighton to London; however, taking the train is not significantly slower. Trains traveling from Brighton to London depart from Brighton Railway station and take just under an hour to arrive at either London's Victoria or Bridge train station. Approximately 10 trains travel from Brighton to London per day, with the first departing Brighton at 8:00 a.m. Train companies that travel from Brighton to London include Southern and Thameslink.


Most popular way to travel from Brighton to London


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Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from Brighton to London. Both the bus and train take just under an hour to travel from Brighton to London; however, the bus is €19 cheaper on average. Buses also depart more frequently than trains with multiple traveling from Brighton to London every hour of the day. Taking the train remains a popular option for passengers who prefer the comfort of a train.


How to get from Brighton and Hove to London

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Brighton and Hove to London, 68,90% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Brighton and Hove to London and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
How do I travel from Brighton and Hove to London?

There are 2 travel options from Brighton and Hove to London: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to London from Brighton and Hove?

The cheapest way to go to London from Brighton and Hove is by taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€7).

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A bus is $32 (€25) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Brighton and Hove to London costing on average $41 (€33).

What is the fastest way from Brighton and Hove to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Brighton and Hove is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 3 min.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 50 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Brighton and Hove to London?

The distance is approximately 47 miles (75 km) from Brighton and Hove to London.

How many services a day are there to London from Brighton and Hove?

The average frequency per day from Brighton and Hove to London is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Brighton and Hove and London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Brighton and Hove to London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Brighton and Hove to London:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Brighton, Coach Station and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Most travelers take a train from Brighton Railway Station to London Victoria.
Who can get me from Brighton and Hove to London?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brighton and Hove to London:

  • You can travel by bus from Brighton and Hove to London with National Express, and you can find National Express Brighton and Hove to London tickets for $9 (€7) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Brighton and Hove to London by train with Thameslink. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $41 (€33) with Thameslink from Brighton and Hove to London.
Is there a direct service from Brighton and Hove to London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Brighton and Hove to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with National Express.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Brighton and Hove.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Brighton and Hove and London ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Brighton and Hove to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after London are Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets between Brighton and Hove and London online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Brighton and Hove to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $9 (€7) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $41 (€33) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Brighton and Hove to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brighton and Hove
London
Brighton (Coach Station, Near Pier)
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Brighton
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London Road (Brighton)
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