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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Mon
Jul 15
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£13National Express
Tue
Jul 16
£28Thameslink
£11National Express
Wed
Jul 17
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Thu
Jul 18
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Fri
Jul 19
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Sat
Jul 20
£13Southern
£4National Express
Sun
Jul 21
£14Thameslink
£7National Express
Mon
Jul 22
£28Thameslink
£11National Express
Tue
Jul 23
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Wed
Jul 24
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Thu
Jul 25
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Fri
Jul 26
£28Thameslink
£11National Express
Sat
Jul 27
£13Southern
£4National Express
Sun
Jul 28
£14Southern
£4National Express
Mon
Jul 29
£28Thameslink
£4National Express
Tue
Jul 30
£28Thameslink
£5National Express
Wed
Jul 31
£28Thameslink
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Thu
Aug 1
£28Thameslink
£4National Express
Fri
Aug 2
£28Thameslink
£11National Express
Sat
Aug 3
£14Thameslink
£4National Express
Sun
Aug 4
£14Southern
£4National Express

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Journey Summary

London to Brighton Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
2 hours 21 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: £5
Buses depart from:London
Bus arrives in:Brighton
Distance:76 km
BusBus Companies:National Express

Coaches from London to Brighton

Visiting the south coast's premier resort town is easy, with regular direct coaches from the capital to Brighton, and plenty of choices for travellers. National Express provides 8 direct buses to Brighton on weekdays, and 10 coaches on Saturdays and Sundays. Expect journey times to be fairly short, ranging from 1 hour 50 minutes to 2 hours 30 minutes.

Which coach companies travel from London to Brighton?

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.

How long is the coach from London to Brighton?

The journey by bus between London and Brighton compares well with driving and rail connections. Expect journey times for direct coaches to vary between 1 hour 50 minutes and 2 hours 30 minutes.

How many coaches are there from London to Brighton?

There should always be plenty of coaches to choose from when travelling 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.

What are the departure and arrival stations for coaches from London to Brighton?

Departure Station: Every bus that travels from London to Brighton will depart from London Victoria Coach 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 Coach Station via National Express services. Transfers take 30-40 minutes.

Arrival Station: Coaches from London will get into Brighton Coach Station. Located at the end of Old Steine Gardens, a short walk from the seafront, the Coach Station is much closer to Brighton's main attractions than the railway station. The city centre 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.

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Best fares for buses from London to Brighton

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Fri, Jul 19
Bus
National Express
20:302h 20m22:50
LondonBrighton
Sat, Jul 20
Bus
National Express
20:302h 20m22:50
LondonBrighton
Fastest Buses from London to Brighton by duration
Sat, Aug 31
Bus
National Express
22:001h 50m23:50
LondonBrighton
Sat, Jul 27
Bus
National Express
19:301h 55m21:25
LondonBrighton
Sun, Aug 18
Bus
National Express
19:301h 55m21:25
LondonBrighton
Return Journeys for Buses from Brighton to London
Wed, Jul 17
Bus
National Express
14:352h 45m17:20
BrightonLondon
Thu, Jul 18
Bus
National Express
12:352h 45m15:20
BrightonLondon
Fri, Jul 19
Bus
National Express
06:053h09:05
BrightonLondon
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Brighton
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City

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