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

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Train  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the train from Caterham to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to Brighton

£16 - £32

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Line 400 bus, bus  •  2h 18m

  1. Take the line 400 bus from Caterham station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal 400
  2. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to Brighton National Express / ...

£9 - £13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43m

  1. Take a taxi from Caterham to Brighton 38.7 miles

£90 - £120

Drive  •  43m

  1. Drive from Caterham to Brighton 38.7 miles

£6 - £10

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The cheapest way to get from Caterham to Brighton is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Caterham to Brighton is to taxi which costs £90 - £120 and takes 43m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caterham station to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Caterham station and arriving at Brighton via Gatwick Airport London South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Caterham to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Caterham and arriving at Brighton via East Croydon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 24m.

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The distance between Caterham and Brighton is 32 miles. The road distance is 38.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Caterham to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 1h 24m and costs £15 - £35.

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It takes approximately 1h 24m to get from Caterham to Brighton, including transfers.

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Caterham to Brighton bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Caterham station.

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

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The best way to get from Caterham to Brighton is to train which takes 1h 24m and costs £15 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 400 bus and bus, which costs £8 - £14 and takes 2h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Caterham to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 31.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 24m

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

You can take a train from Caterham to Brighton via East Croydon in around 1h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caterham to Brighton via Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal and Gatwick Airport London South in around 2h 18m.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Caterham to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £6
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Brighton
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £27
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Caterham station to Gatwick Airport, Gatwick South Terminal
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£2 - £4
Website
Metrobus
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 Gatwick Airport London South to Brighton
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
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Other operators
Taxi from Caterham to Brighton
Ave. Duration
43m
Estimated price
£90 - £120
Wimbledon Minicabs
Phone
+44 0 8946 9292
Website
wimbledon-minicabs.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
Clapham Common Taxi Rank
Phone
+44 800 118 2494
Website
cabs.com
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 20 3633 1777
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
One-Number Taxi
Phone
+44 871 871 8710
Website
the-london-taxi.com
Dial-A-Cab
Phone
+44 20 7253 5000
Website
dialacab.co.uk

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

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Caterham to Brighton train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Brighton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caterham to Brighton is 39 miles. It takes approximately 43m to drive from Caterham to Brighton.

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