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.
This is the last bus of the day.
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5 h 40 m
6 h 18 m
Buses per day
Of the 4 buses that leave Portsmouth for Brighton and Hove every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average coach duration||5 h 50 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£19 (€21)|
|Coach companies||National Express|
Coaches from Portsmouth to Brighton and Hove cover the 41 miles long route taking on average 5 h 50 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this trip for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £19.
National Express coaches will get you between Portsmouth and Brighton and Hove from £11. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
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 Portsmouth and Brighton and Hove, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express run 12 bus services per day from Portsmouth to Brighton. Board the bus at The Hard Interchange, Portsmouth Harbour and get off at Brighton Bus Station. The bus departure times are spread evenly throughout the day with services starting as early as 2:30 am, and the latest bus leaves Portsmouth at 9:00 pm. Most of the routes involve a quick change of bus at Gatwick Airport and the total journey time varies from 3 hours to over 5 hours to allow for traffic. There is one direct route each day which takes just over 90 minutes.
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