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There are 5 ways to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton by train, bus, car train, car or car ferry

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Train  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton

$77 - $143

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Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Drive from Dover to Brighton

$51 - $78

3 alternative options

Train, line 390 bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the line 390 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Victoria Bus Station 390
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$83 - $156

Train, bus  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Brighton National Express / ...

$63 - $124

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Drive from Folkestone to Brighton

$244 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton is to car ferry and drive which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton is to Eurotunnel and drive which costs 210€ - 230€ and takes 2 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Boulogne Ville and arriving at Brighton via Gare de Calais-Fréthun and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Boulogne-sur-Mer and Brighton is 124 km.

The best way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 3 h 58 min and costs 65€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton, including transfers.

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Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Gare de Calais-Fréthun station.

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Brighton is 1 h behind Boulogne-sur-Mer. It is currently 2:38 PM in Boulogne-sur-Mer and 1:38 PM in Brighton.

Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Brighton station.

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There are 709+ hotels available in Brighton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Boulogne-sur-Mer, France and Brighton, England?

You can take a train from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton via Calais-Fréthun, Gare de Calais-Fréthun, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Calais-Fréthun to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Brighton
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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