There are 3 ways to get from Brighton to Rainham by train, bus 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  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Rainham (Kent)

$51 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus, line 7 bus  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, St Peter's Church to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 29|the Regency Route / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone Town Centre, Mill Street (Palace Avenue) 7 / ...

$25 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Rainham 73.3 miles

$15 - $23

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Rainham, Medway, England?

You can take a train from Brighton to Rainham via London Victoria in around 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brighton to Rainham via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial, Maidstone Town Centre, Mill Street (Palace Avenue), and Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street) in around 4 h 22 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
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, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Maidstone Town Centre, Mill Street (Palace Avenue)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brighton to Rainham?

The distance between Brighton and Rainham is 79 km. The road distance is 117 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Rainham is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Brighton to Rainham is to drive which takes 1 h 16 min and costs £11 - £17.

Is there a direct train between Brighton and Rainham?

No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Rainham. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Rainham (Kent) via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 13 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brighton and Rainham?

No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Rainham. However, there are services departing from Brighton, St Peter's Church and arriving at Rainham, The Green Lion (C of E Church) via Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial and Maidstone Town Centre, Pudding Lane (Medway Street). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Brighton to Rainham, including transfers.