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from Leicester to Brighton and Hove

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

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27 Oct
£87Thameslink
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29 Oct
£48Thameslink
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£98Thameslink
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Travel Information from Leicester to Brighton and Hove

distanceDistance131 miles (212 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £33
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £10 • 6 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £33 • 2 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Travel 131 miles (212 km) by coach or train to Brighton and Hove from Leicester. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Leicester to Brighton and Hove.

Travel Tips

Travel from Leicester 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 Leicester to Brighton and Hove.
FAQs
What are my travel options from Leicester to Brighton and Hove?

There are 2 travel options from Leicester to Brighton and Hove: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Leicester to Brighton and Hove?

The cheapest way from Leicester to Brighton and Hove is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £10 compared to other travel options to Brighton and Hove:

A coach is generally £23 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £33 from Leicester to Brighton and Hove.

What is the quickest way from Leicester to Brighton and Hove?

The fastest way to get to Brighton and Hove from Leicester is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 43 min.

There are alternative travel options to Brighton and Hove that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Brighton and Hove by coach can take on average 6 h 45 min.

How many miles are between Leicester and Brighton and Hove

The Leicester to Brighton and Hove distance is approximately 131 miles (212 km).

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

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

  • Around 51 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Most travellers board their coach from Leicester, St. Margaret's Bus Station and arrive in Brighton, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers take a train from Leicester to Brighton Railway Station.
Which travel operators can get me from Leicester to Brighton and Hove?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leicester to Brighton and Hove, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Brighton and Hove by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Leicester to Brighton and Hove for £10.
  • Thameslink can take you to Brighton and Hove by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Thameslink from Leicester to Brighton and Hove for £33.
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Leicester to Brighton and Hove ends?
Omio customers who travel from Leicester 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 buy tickets between Leicester and Brighton and Hove online for the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £10 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is £33 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Leicester 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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