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

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Train  •  3h 38m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central

£56 - £93

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Bus, line 7 bus  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, Monson Road
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Chequers Bus Station 7 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Maidstone to Hythe, Kent 021

£12 - £18

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Hastings
  2. Take the bus from Rye, Railway Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road 102 - the Wave

£21 - £51

Drive  •  1h 34m

  1. Drive from Brighton to Hythe 66.9 miles

£10 - £16

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Hythe is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Hythe is to drive which costs £10 - £16 and takes 1h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Hythe. However, there are services departing from Brighton, St Peter's Church and arriving at Hythe, Kent via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Maidstone. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 9m.

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The distance between Brighton and Hythe is 56 miles. The road distance is 66.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Hythe without a car is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs £55 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Brighton to Hythe, including transfers.

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Brighton to Hythe bus services, operated by Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company, depart from Brighton, St Peter's Church station.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Hythe is to train which takes 3h 38m and costs £55 - £95. Alternatively, you can bus and line 7 bus, which costs £12 - £18 and takes 5h 9m.

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Brighton to Hythe bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hythe, Kent station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to Hythe is 67 miles. It takes approximately 1h 34m to drive from Brighton to Hythe.

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Map of how to get from Brighton to Hythe.
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  • Distance: 56.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 38m

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Hythe, Kent, England?

You can take a train from Brighton to Hythe via London St Pancras International LL, St Pancras International, Folkestone Central, and Folkestone Central station in around 3h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Hythe via Tunbridge Wells, Monson Road, Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, Chequers Bus Station, and Maidstone in around 5h 9m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£24 - £30
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£24 - £30
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from St Pancras International to Folkestone Central
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £60
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Anytime
£30 - £45
1st Class
£40 - £60
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Brighton to Hastings
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£12 - £18
Anytime 1st Class
£25 - £35
Bus operators
Stagecoach in East Kent
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rye, Railway Station to Hythe, Old Prospect Road
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach in East Kent
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, Monson Road
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£5 - £6
Website
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Chequers Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
Arriva Kent & Surrey
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Maidstone to Hythe, Kent
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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