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There are 3 ways to get from Brighton to Shere by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport
  2. Take the train from Redhill to Gomshall

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Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brighton to Shere 40.3 miles

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Shere 40.3 miles

Brighton to Shere by train

The train journey time between Brighton and Shere is around 1h 35m and covers a distance of around 43 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 27 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 16m. Operated by Southern Service, Thameslink, Gatwick Express and others, the Brighton to Shere train service departs from Brighton and arrives in Gomshall. Typically 108 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 7m
Layover time:
27 min
Total time:
1h 35m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 16m
Train distance:
43 miles
Trains per week:
108
Cheapest price:
£18
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:12
Last train departs at:
21:57

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brighton to Shere train schedules

Trains departing Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Brighton → Shere
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Shere is 111.

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The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Shere is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Shere is to taxi which costs £85 - £100 and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Shere. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Gomshall via Gatwick Airport and Redhill. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Brighton and Shere is 31 miles. The road distance is 40.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Brighton to Shere without a car is to train which takes 1h 56m and costs £17 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Brighton to Shere, including transfers.

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Brighton to Shere train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from Brighton station.

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Brighton to Shere train services, operated by First Great Western Service, arrive at Gomshall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brighton to Shere is 40 miles. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Brighton to Shere.

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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 56m

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

You can take a train from Brighton to Shere via Gatwick Airport and Redhill in around 1h 56m.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£11 - £14
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redhill to Gomshall
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£6 - £9
Anytime Day 1st Class
£11 - £15
Other operators
Taxi from Brighton to Shere
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
£85 - £100
Taxi Link
Phone
+44 1273 595 959
Website
taxilinkbrighton.co.uk
Henfield Private Hire
Phone
+44 7825 794 634
Website
henfieldprivatehire.co.uk
City Cabs Brighton
Phone
+44 1273 205 205
Website
205205.com
Brighton Taxis
Phone
+44 1273 358 545
Website
brighton-taxi-booking.co.uk
Brighton and Hove Radio Cars
Phone
+44 1273 204 060
Website
brightontaxis.com

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