There are 2 ways to get from Brighton to Dorset by train 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  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Southampton Central
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Dorchester South

$61 - $103

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Dorset 112.6 miles

$24 - $35

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Dorset, England?

You can take a train from Brighton to Dorset via Southampton Central, Dorchester South, and Dorchester, South Station in around 4 h 48 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brighton to Dorset?

The distance between Brighton and Dorset is 154 km. The road distance is 180 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brighton to Dorset?

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Dorset is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brighton to Dorset?

The quickest way to get from Brighton to Dorset is to drive which takes 2 h 2 min and costs £17 - £26.

How long does it take to get from Brighton to Dorset?

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Brighton to Dorset, including transfers.