There are 5 ways to get from Brighton to Guildford by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$29 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, York Hill (Co-op) to Horsham, Railway Station 17
  2. Take the bus from Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) to Guildford, Millbrook 63 / ...

$22 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton to Gatwick Airport London National Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$25 - $37

Taxi  •  1 h

  1. Take a taxi from Brighton to Guildford 45.2 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  1 h

  1. Drive from Brighton to Guildford 45.2 miles

$9 - $14

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

You can take a train from Brighton to Guildford via Gatwick Airport in around 1 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Guildford via Horsham, Railway Station and Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Brighton, York Hill (Co-op) to Horsham, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Sussex Coaches
Phone
+44(0)1403 741976
Email
info@sussex-coaches.co.uk
Website
sussex-coaches.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, York Hill (Co-op) to Horsham, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
sussex-coaches.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way) to Guildford, Millbrook
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Brighton to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204060
Website
brightontaxis.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brighton and Guildford is 55 km. The road distance is 72 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Guildford is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 1 h.

The quickest way to get from Brighton to Guildford is to taxi which takes 1 h and costs £90 - £110.

No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Guildford via Gatwick Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Brighton, York Hill (Co-op) and arriving at Guildford, Millbrook via Horsham, Railway Station and Horsham, Bus Station (Black Horse Way). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Brighton to Guildford, including transfers.