The cheapest buses from London to Brighton and Hove

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£7

Average

£10

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from London to Brighton and Hove will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 7.

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06:30London2h45 09:15Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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15:30London3h15 18:45Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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07:30London2h55 10:25Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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16:30London3h15 19:45Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
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21:30London2h29 23:59Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way

Timetable London to Brighton and Hove

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02:00London2h45 04:45Brighton, Coach Station
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06:30London2h45 09:15Brighton, Coach Station
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07:30London2h55 10:25Brighton, Coach Station
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08:30London2h50 11:20Brighton, Coach Station
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10:30London2h42 13:12Brighton, Coach Station
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11:30London2h55 14:25Brighton, Coach Station
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12:30London2h55 15:25Brighton, Coach Station
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13:30London2h55 16:25Brighton, Coach Station
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14:30London2h55 17:25Brighton, Coach Station
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15:30London3h15 18:45Brighton, Coach Station
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16:30London3h15 19:45Brighton, Coach Station
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17:30London3h15 20:45Brighton, Coach Station
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19:30London3h20 22:50Brighton, Coach Station
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20:30London2h45 23:15Brighton, Coach Station
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21:30London2h29 23:59Brighton, Coach Station
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22:30London3h05 01:35Brighton, Coach Station
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23:00London2h45 01:45Brighton, Coach Station
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Wed
22 Sep
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£7National Express
Thu
23 Sep
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Fri
24 Sep
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Sat
25 Sep
£15Thameslink
£7National Express
Sun
26 Sep
£15Thameslink
£7National Express
Mon
27 Sep
£19Thameslink
£7National Express
Tue
28 Sep
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Wed
29 Sep
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Thu
30 Sep
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Fri
1 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Sat
2 Oct
£15Thameslink
£7National Express
Sun
3 Oct
£15Southern
£7National Express
Mon
4 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Tue
5 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Wed
6 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Thu
7 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Fri
8 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Sat
9 Oct
£34Southern
£7National Express
Sun
10 Oct
£34Southern
£7National Express
Mon
11 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express
Tue
12 Oct
£29Thameslink
£7National Express

The fastest buses from London to Brighton and Hove

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

2 h 29 m

Average

2 h 55 m

Buses per day

17

Distance

76 km

Of the 17 buses that leave London for Brighton and Hove every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 76 km distance in an average of 2 h 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 2 h 29 m .

The slowest buses will take 3 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
21:30London2h29 23:59Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
2nd Fastest
10:30London2h42 13:12Brighton, Coach Station
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£111One-way
06:30London2h45 09:15Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
20:30London2h45 23:15Brighton, Coach Station
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£71One-way
02:00London2h45 04:45Brighton, Coach Station
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£111One-way

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Coach Information to Brighton and Hove from London

distanceDistance47 miles (75 km)
durationAverage coach duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£7 (€7)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express, Infobus or Thameslink

Coaches from London to Brighton and Hove cover the 47 miles (75 km) long route taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like National Express, Infobus or Thameslink. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £7, but the average price of coach tickets is £7. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Brighton, Coach Station.

Coach companies

Travel with National Express from London to Brighton and Hove

You can travel by coach between London and Brighton and Hove with National Express for as low as £7. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

National Express

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance coach provider operating over 550 coaches per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates coach services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express coaches have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most coaches come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your coach between London and Brighton and Hove, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

    National Express 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your coach between London and Brighton and Hove are the following:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
      • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
      • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
      • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
      • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

    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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    FAQs
    How much do cheap coach tickets from London to Brighton and Hove cost?
    Omio customers have found cheap coach tickets to Brighton and Hove from London for as low as £7  for the next 7 days.
    What is the average price of coach tickets to Brighton and Hove from London?
    If you’re looking to book your coach tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Brighton and Hove coach price to come in at an average of £7  one way.
    How far is it from London to Brighton and Hove by coach?
    You should expect to travel around 47 miles (75 km)  to Brighton and Hove from London by coach.
    What is the average London to Brighton and Hove coach duration?
    On average the London to Brighton and Hove coach time is 2 h 45 min  covering the 47 miles (75 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    What is the departure coach station in London and arrival coach station in Brighton and Hove?

    Omio customers book a coach from London Victoria   to Brighton, Coach Station   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the London coach station located? Where is the Brighton and Hove coach station located?

    Passengers board their coach most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to this coach station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Brighton, Coach Station and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the coach station to the city centre in Brighton and Hove.

    What coach companies go from London to Brighton and Hove?
    For the journey from London to Brighton and Hove you can take a coach with National Express, Infobus or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible coach companies that offer services between London and Brighton and Hove on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I purchase a direct coach from London to Brighton and Hove?
    Yes, you can search for direct coaches from London to Brighton and Hove on Omio with National Express, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase your coach ticket.
    When does the first coach depart from London to Brighton and Hove? When does the last coach depart from London to Brighton and Hove?
    If you prefer early morning coaches from London to Brighton and Hove, the first coach leaves at 05: 30. If you prefer late night coaches from London to Brighton and Hove, the last coach of the day leaves at 22: 00. Omio shows you the latest coach from London to Brighton and Hove schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
    When should I book London Brighton and Hove coach tickets to score the best deals?
    You can find a coach to Brighton and Hove from London to cost on average £7 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Brighton and Hove coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Brighton and Hove
    London
    Amenities
    London Liverpool Street Stn
    Amenities
    Refreshments
    WC

    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.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City