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There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to West Sussex by train, bus or car

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3h 34m

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

$73 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$31 - $43

2 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Billingshurst

$95 - $139

Drive  •  2h 47m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to West Sussex 148.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to West Sussex is to bus which costs £23 - £35 and takes 6h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to West Sussex is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 2h 47m.

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The distance between Birmingham and West Sussex is 121 miles. The road distance is 148.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to West Sussex without a car is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs £55 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Birmingham to West Sussex, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to West Sussex is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs £55 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £23 - £35 and takes 6h 28m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to West Sussex is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2h 47m to drive from Birmingham to West Sussex.

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There are 353+ hotels available in West Sussex. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to West Sussex.
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  • Distance: 121.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

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 station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 3h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to West Sussex via London Victoria Coach Station, Gatwick Airport London South, Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal, Horsham, station, and Horsham in around 6h 28m.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
National Express

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