There are 3 ways to get from Canterbury to Brighton by train, bus or car

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

Southern operates a train from Canterbury to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company operates a bus from Canterbury to Brighton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 43 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 Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Brighton, North Road East
Avg. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Canterbury to Brighton?

The distance between Canterbury and Brighton is 99 km. The road distance is 145 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Brighton is to drive which costs £17 and takes 1 h 38 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Brighton is to drive which takes 1 h 38 min and costs £17.

Is there a direct train between Canterbury and Brighton?

No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Brighton via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 54 min.

Is there a direct bus between Canterbury and Brighton?

No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station and arriving at Brighton, North Road East via Faversham, Railway Station, Chequers Bus Station and Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Canterbury to Brighton, including transfers.