There are 3 ways to get from Brighton to Ashford 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.
What companies run services between Brighton, England and Ashford, England?
Southern operates a train from Brighton to Ashford hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Ashford via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Maidstone Town Centre, The Cannon in around 4 h 26 min.
Train from Brighton to Ashford International
Want to know more about travelling around the world?
Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Need to know: Greyhound, Need to know: Jadrolinija and How do I buy a London Underground ticket? - to help you get the most out of your next trip.
Questions & Answers
The distance between Brighton and Ashford is 79 km. The road distance is 134 km.
The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Ashford is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Brighton to Ashford is to drive which takes 1 h 26 min and costs £13 - £20.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brighton and arriving at Ashford International. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 46 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Ashford. However, there are services departing from Brighton, St Peter's Church and arriving at Ashford, County Square via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Maidstone Town Centre, The Cannon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 26 min.
The train from Brighton to Ashford International takes 1 h 46 min including transfers and departs hourly.