There are 4 ways to get from Brighton to ExCeL London by train, bus or car

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Train Thameslink  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge

$27 - $38

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Bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Prince Regent Station N551

$14 - $18

2 alternative options

Train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria

$32 - $53

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to ExCeL London 69.8 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to ExCeL London is to bus which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to ExCeL London is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to ExCeL London station. However, there are services departing from Brighton, Preston Circus and arriving at Prince Regent Station via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge and Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Brighton and ExCeL London is 48 miles. The road distance is 69.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to ExCeL London without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £20 - £30.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Brighton to ExCeL London, including transfers.

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Brighton to ExCeL London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Brighton, Preston Circus station.

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The best way to get from Brighton to ExCeL London is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £20 - £30. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £14 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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Brighton to ExCeL London bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Prince Regent Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to ExCeL London is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Brighton to ExCeL London.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to ExCeL London.
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  • Distance: 47.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Brighton, England and ExCeL London, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Brighton to ExCeL London every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to ExCeL London via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, Victoria, Eccleston Bridge, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross, and Prince Regent Station in around 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross to Prince Regent Station
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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