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from Colchester to Brighton and Hove

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Travel Information between Colchester and Brighton and Hove

distanceDistance86 miles (138 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $87
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $25 (€21) • 7 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $87 (€71) • 2 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Take a bus or train to travel 86 miles (138 km) from Colchester to Brighton and Hove. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Colchester to Brighton and Hove.

Travel Tips: Travel from Colchester to Brighton and Hove

Travel to Brighton and Hove easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Colchester to Brighton and Hove.
FAQs

How do I get from Colchester to Brighton and Hove?

You can travel between Colchester and Brighton and Hove 2 different ways: bus or train.

How do I get from Colchester to Brighton and Hove the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Colchester to Brighton and Hove is by taking a bus with an average price of $25 (€21).

This is compared to other travel options to Brighton and Hove:

A bus is $61 (€51) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Colchester to Brighton and Hove costing on average $87 (€71).

What is the fastest way to travel from Colchester to Brighton and Hove?

The fastest way to get to Brighton and Hove from Colchester is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 42 min.

Other travel options to Brighton and Hove can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Brighton and Hove by bus can take on average 7 h 15 min.

What is the distance from Colchester to Brighton and Hove?

The distance from Colchester to Brighton and Hove is approximately 86 miles (138 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Colchester to Brighton and Hove?

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

  • 50 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Colchester? Where do I arrive in Brighton and Hove?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Colchester, East Hill / High Street to Brighton, Coach Station.
  • Most travelers board their train from Colchester and arrive in Brighton Railway Station.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Colchester to Brighton and Hove?

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

  • You can take a bus from Colchester to Brighton and Hove with National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for $25 (€21) with National Express from Colchester to Brighton and Hove.
  • You can go to Brighton and Hove from Colchester by train with Thameslink. You'll see cheap train tickets for $87 (€71) with Thameslink from Colchester to Brighton and Hove on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel to Brighton and Hove from Colchester?

Looking to extend your trip from Colchester to Brighton and Hove? Many Omio customers who go from Colchester to Brighton and Hove usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Stansted or Bristol. If you're looking to explore London, Stansted or Bristol from Brighton and Hove, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I purchase tickets from Colchester to Brighton and Hove online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $25 (€21) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $87 (€71) one way.

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

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