There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham to West Sussex by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Horsham  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Horsham

$99 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress to South Terminal Bus Station 210 / ...

$47 - $69

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Billingshurst

$99 - $157

Train, line 93 bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Dorking Deepdene
  3. Take the line 93 bus from Dorking Railway Station to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) 93

$88 - $139

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to West Sussex 148.9 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and West Sussex, England?

You can take a train from Birmingham to West Sussex via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, London Victoria, and Horsham in around 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to West Sussex every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Horsham
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Billingshurst
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Dorking Deepdene
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Dorking Railway Station to Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress to South Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Birmingham and West Sussex is 194 km. The road distance is 238 km.

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to West Sussex is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to West Sussex is to drive which takes 2 h 47 min and costs £23 - £35.

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Birmingham to West Sussex, including transfers.