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There are 5 ways to get from Crawley to Brighton by train, bus, night train, taxi or car

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Train  •  32m

  1. Take the train from Three Bridges to Brighton

$11 - $19

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Bus  •  1h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Crawley, Bus Station to Brighton, London Road Shops 271 / ...

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Night train  •  29m

  1. Take the night train from Three Bridges to Brighton

$11 - $19

Taxi  •  28m

  1. Take a taxi from Crawley to Brighton 22.2 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  28m

  1. Drive from Crawley to Brighton 22.2 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Crawley to Brighton is to bus which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Crawley to Brighton is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Crawley, Bus Station station and arriving at Brighton, London Road Shops. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Three Bridges and arriving at Brighton. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32m.

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The distance between Crawley and Brighton is 20 miles. The road distance is 22.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Crawley to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 32m and costs £8 - £15.

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The train from Three Bridges to Brighton takes 32m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Crawley to Brighton bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Crawley, Bus Station.

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Crawley to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Three Bridges station.

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The best way to get from Crawley to Brighton is to train which takes 32m and costs £8 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 1h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Crawley to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 19.9 miles
  • Duration: 32m

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

Thameslink operates a train from Crawley to Brighton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 32m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Metrobus operates a bus from Crawley to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1h 27m.

Train operators
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Three Bridges to Brighton
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Bus operators
Metrobus
Phone
+44 1293 449191
Email
info@metrobus.co.uk
Website
metrobus.co.uk
Bus from Crawley, Bus Station to Brighton, London Road Shops
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
metrobus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Crawley to Brighton
Ave. Duration
28m
Estimated price
$55 - $70
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk

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Crawley to Brighton bus services, operated by Metrobus, arrive at Brighton, London Road Shops station.

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Crawley to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Brighton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Crawley to Brighton is 22 miles. It takes approximately 28m to drive from Crawley to Brighton.

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