There are 6 ways to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton by car train, bus, train, car ferry 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

Eurotunnel, line 10 bus, train, bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Cheriton, Tesco to Ashford International Railway Station 10
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Tonbridge
  4. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Brighton, North Road East

$244 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Preston Circus National Express / ...

$29 - $42

4 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Boulogne Ville to Paris Nord Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton

$152 - $357

Car ferry, train  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Ore
  3. Take the train from Ore to Brighton

$83 - $124

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 27 min

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

$247 - $267

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 54 min

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

$52 - $78

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 10 h 22 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 bus from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Boulogne-sur-Mer and arriving at Brighton, Preston Circus via Calais and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 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 Paris Nord Eurostar and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 48 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 Eurotunnel and line 10 bus and train and bus which takes 6 h 47 min and costs 200€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton, including transfers.

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Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Calais station.

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Map of how to get from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 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 Paris Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 6 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Brighton via Calais, London, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 10 h 22 min.

Train operators
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Tonbridge
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Boulogne Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Boulogne Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $120
Eurostar
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Ashford International to Ore
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ore to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cheriton, Tesco to Ashford International Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Brighton, North Road East
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
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 Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Preston Circus
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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