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There are 2 ways to get from Brighton to Dorset by train or car

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Train  •  5 h 1 min

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

$52 - $89

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Dorset 112.6 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Dorset is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Dorset is to drive which costs £18 - £27 and takes 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Brighton and Dorset is 97 miles. The road distance is 112.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Dorset without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs £40 - £70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Brighton to Dorset, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to Dorset is 113 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Brighton to Dorset.

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There are 485+ hotels available in Dorset. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Dorset.
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  • Distance: 96.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

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 5 h 1 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60

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