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from Stansted to Brighton and Hove

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

Our recommendation

To get from Stansted to Brighton and Hove on 21 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00London, Stansted Airport3h45 14:45Brighton, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
Cheapest
04:50London, Stansted Airport5h35 10:25Brighton, Coach Station
1 changes
£231One-way
Other options
15:00London, Stansted Airport4h00 19:00Brighton, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
06:50London, Stansted Airport3h55 10:45Brighton, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way
19:15London, Stansted Airport3h35 22:50Brighton, Coach Station
0 changes
£241One-way

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Thu
21 Oct
£60Southern
£23National Express
Fri
22 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£60Thameslink
£24National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£60Southern
£24National Express
Sat
30 Oct
£60Thameslink
£24National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£60Thameslink
£24National Express
Tue
2 Nov
£59Southern
£14National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£60Southern
£14National Express
Thu
4 Nov
£60Southern
£14National Express
Fri
5 Nov
£60Southern
£14National Express
Sat
6 Nov
£60Greater Anglia
£14National Express
Sun
7 Nov
£60Thameslink
£14National Express
Mon
8 Nov
£60Southern
£14National Express
Tue
9 Nov
£60Southern
£14National Express

Travel Information from Stansted to Brighton and Hove

distanceDistance75 miles (121 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £60
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 3 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £60 • 2 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Thameslink

Travel 75 miles (121 km) by coach or train from Stansted to Brighton and Hove. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 14 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are National Express or Thameslink among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Stansted to Brighton and Hove.

Travel Tips

Travel from Stansted 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 Stansted to Brighton and Hove.
FAQs
How do I go from Stansted to Brighton and Hove?

There are 2 ways to travel from Stansted to Brighton and Hove including taking a coach or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Stansted to Brighton and Hove, which costs on average £18.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Brighton and Hove:

A coach is generally £42 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £60 from Stansted to Brighton and Hove.

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

The fastest way to get to Brighton and Hove from Stansted is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 14 min.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 3 h 35 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Stansted to Brighton and Hove would I travel?

The distance between Stansted and Brighton and Hove is around 75 miles (121 km).

How many services a day are there between Stansted and Brighton and Hove?

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

  • Around 16 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Stansted and in Brighton and Hove?

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Stansted, London Stansted Airport to Brighton, Coach Station.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Stansted Airport and arrive in Brighton Railway Station.
Who can get me from Stansted to Brighton and Hove?

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

  • You can go to Brighton and Hove from Stansted by coach with National Express. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £18 with National Express from Stansted to Brighton and Hove on Omio.
  • You can travel to Brighton and Hove from Stansted by train with Thameslink. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £60 with Thameslink from Stansted to Brighton and Hove.
Is it possible to travel directly from Stansted to Brighton and Hove?

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

  • You can travel directly by coach with National Express with direct coaches per day.
  • You can find around 16 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 Stansted.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Brighton and Hove from Stansted?
Looking to extend your trip from Stansted to Brighton and Hove? Many Omio customers who go from Stansted to Brighton and Hove usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like London, Bristol or Manchester. If you're looking to explore London, Bristol or Manchester from Brighton and Hove, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I purchase tickets to Brighton and Hove from Stansted online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Stansted to Brighton and Hove, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £18 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £60 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Brighton and Hove from Stansted online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.