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from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove

You can get from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove on 30 Nov we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

14:15Birmingham, Coach Station7h10 21:25Brighton, Coach Station
1 changes
£121One-way
Cheapest
14:15Birmingham, Coach Station7h10 21:25Brighton, Coach Station
1 changes
£121One-way
Other options
16:15Birmingham, Coach Station6h30 22:45Brighton, Coach Station
1 changes
£141One-way
08:00Birmingham, Coach Station6h55 14:55Brighton, Coach Station
1 changes
£191One-way
20:00Birmingham, Coach Station6h35 02:35Brighton, Coach Station
1 changes
£181One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
30 Nov
£62Chiltern Railways
£12National Express
Wed
1 Dec
£59Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Thu
2 Dec
£60Avanti West Coast
£12National Express
Fri
3 Dec
£59Avanti West Coast
£17National Express
Sat
4 Dec
Find prices
£10National Express

Travel Information to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham

distanceDistance136 miles (220 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£14 - £51
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £14 • 6 h 44 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £51 • 3 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Avanti West Coast

Travel 136 miles (220 km) by coach or train to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 7 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £14. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove.

Travel Tips

Travel from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove
Travel to Brighton and Hove easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove.
FAQs
How do I go from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham. You can take a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove. Tickets for a coach cost on average £14.

This is compared to other travel options to Brighton and Hove:

A coach is generally £36 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £51 from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove.

What is the fastest way to get to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham?

The fastest way from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 7 min.

Other travel options between Birmingham and Brighton and Hove can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 6 h 44 min   of travel time.

How far is Brighton and Hove from Birmingham?

You should expect to travel around 136 miles (220 km) from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove.

How many services a day are there to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham?

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove, where do I depart from Birmingham and where do I arrive in Brighton and Hove?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Birmingham, Coach Station to Brighton, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove depart from Birmingham New Street to Brighton Railway Station.
Which travel operators can get me from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove:

  • You can travel to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham by coach with National Express. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £14 with National Express from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove.
  • You can take a train from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove with Avanti West Coast. Cheap tickets can be found for £51 with Avanti West Coast from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove.
Is there a way to travel directly from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove?

Yes, there are direct services available to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around 25 direct trains per day and book this direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Brighton and Hove as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Brighton and Hove from Birmingham.

Where should I go next after I travel between Birmingham and Brighton and Hove?
Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove often also extend their holiday to go to London, Stansted or Bristol. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Brighton and Hove and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase Birmingham to Brighton and Hove tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Birmingham to Brighton and Hove, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £14 one way on average for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £51 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Birmingham 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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