You can get from London to Brighton and Hove by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Brighton and Hove on Sep 18 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||47 miles (75 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$9 - $30|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $9 (€7) • 2 h 29 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $30 (€24) • 1 h 2 min|
|Popular travel companies||National Express or Thameslink|
Travel 47 miles (75 km) by bus or train between London and Brighton and Hove. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 2 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 London to Brighton and Hove.
Located less than 100 kilometers apart, the journey from London to the coastal town of Brighton is popular with travelers in the UK and convenient by either bus or train. The train is usually the quickest option, with direct journeys from either London Bridge and London Victoria train stations taking approximately an hour to reach Brighton railway station. Travel by bus will take approximately 2-3 hours from London Victoria Coach Station to Brighton's Pool Valley bus station.
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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from London to Brighton. National Express buses that travel from London to Brighton depart from either London's Sutton Rail station or Victoria Coach station and take just over an hour to arrive at Brighton's Coach station. Almost 50 National Express buses travel from London to Brighton per day, with the first departing London at 12:15 a.m.
Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from London to Brighton. Trains traveling from London to Brighton depart from either London's Victoria or Bridge train station and take just under an hour to arrive at Brighton Railway station. Approximately 10 trains travel from London to Brighton per day, with the first departing London at 8:00 a.m. Train companies that travel from London to Brighton include Southern and Thameslink.
Taking the bus is the most popular way to travel from London to Brighton. Both the bus and train take approximately an hour to travel from London to Brighton; however, the bus is €21 cheaper on average. Buses also depart more frequently than trains with multiple traveling from London to Brighton every hour of the day. Taking the train remains a popular option for passengers who prefer the comfort of a train.
Brighton is a vibrant seaside destination that attracts over 8.5 million visitors per year. Some of Brighton's main attractions include the large cultural, music, and arts scenes, numerous restaurants, and yearly festivals.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Brighton and Hove from London. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from London to Brighton and Hove is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $9 (€7) compared to other travel options to Brighton and Hove:
A bus is generally $21 (€17) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $30 (€24) from London to Brighton and Hove.
The fastest way from London to Brighton and Hove is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 2 min.
There are alternative travel options to Brighton and Hove that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 2 h 29 min on average.
The distance from London to Brighton and Hove is approximately 47 miles (75 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Brighton and Hove is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Brighton and Hove as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Brighton and Hove:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Brighton and Hove, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from London to Brighton and Hove with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Brighton and Hove tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
Before traveling from London to Brighton and Hove, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking London to Brighton and Hove tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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