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Cheap coach tickets from Croydon to Brighton

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr


The best way to find a cheap coach ticket from Croydon to Brighton is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

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Bus times from Croydon to Brighton

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 30 m


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Buses per day



62 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Croydon for Brighton every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Coach from Croydon to Brighton

distanceDistance38 miles
durationAverage coach duration1 h 30 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£26 (€29)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Croydon to Brighton cover the 38 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 30 min with our travel partners like National Express. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £26, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Croydon, Park Lane (Fairfield Halls) and arrive in Brighton, Patcham.

Coach companies: National Express Croydon to Brighton

Travel between Croydon and Brighton on National Express coaches with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

National Express is the leading coach operator for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 coaches a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveller in mind. All National Express coaches are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most coaches are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Croydon - Brighton coach: 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, should you need to.

Buses from Croydon to Brighton

The bus service from Croydon to Brighton is run by National Express. There are no direct buses on this route as the buses either have one or two changes along the way. The departure station is London Mitcham Coach Station. As National Express buses do not cover the route from Croydon to London it is advised that travellers use another mode of transport such as the train to reach London from Croydon. There is an hourly bus leaving Mitcham Station for Brighton. It takes an estimated 2 hours and 40 minutes for the bus to reach the arrival station, Brighton Coach Station.

FAQs: Croydon to Brighton coach

FAQs: Take the bus from Croydon to Brighton with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from Croydon to Brighton.
Cheap coach tickets from Croydon to Brighton can start from as little as £21 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for Croydon to Brighton is £26; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Croydon to Brighton coach travel time is 1 h 30 min   for the 38 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from Croydon to Brighton leaves at 08: 49. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from Croydon to Brighton leaves at 10: 32.
For the best Croydon to Brighton coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Brighton from Croydon to compare what amenities they may offer.

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Croydon, Park Lane (Fairfield Halls), which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Brighton, Patcham, located 3 miles (4.8 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Croydon to Brighton by coach is February.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Brighton from Croydon including taking a train or coach.

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