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Brighton-London Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

Brighton to London bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$10.32
Shortest Duration2h 5m
Trips per day34
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Brighton to London right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Brighton to London?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $16.71 was the low point for bus fares from Brighton to London. Buses from London to Brighton are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $16.71 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 11 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $1.88 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 54 minutes to cover the 47 miles (76 kilometers) from Brighton, BNH to London, LND. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 5 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Brighton?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 8:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Brighton to London, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 34 scheduled buses that travel from Brighton to London every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Brighton and Hove to London, City of without transferring.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Brighton to London; ticket prices start at $24.39.

What bus companies travel from Brighton to London?

There is one bus company that operates from Brighton to London. National Express is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
National Express342h 55m$17.63

Where does the bus leave from in Brighton?

Buses to London leave from multiple locations in Brighton, Brighton and Hove. These are the 7 most popular bus stations:

  • Brighton (Preston Circus)
  • London Rd
  • Pool Valley Coach Station
  • Brighton (Preston Park)
  • London Rd
  • Wellington Rd
  • Southwick (West Sussex)

Where does the bus arrive in London?

Buses arrive in London at 6 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in London, London, City of:

  • Victoria Coach Station
  • Earl's Court
  • Dunton Rd (Stop WN)
  • 40 New Kent Rd
  • 75 Loampit Vale
  • 265a New Cross Rd

Price trends for buses from Brighton to London

Monthly average prices


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