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There are 7 ways to get from Falmouth to Brighton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$186 - $330

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Bus  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth to Brighton National Express

$25 - $35

5 alternative options

Train via Salisbury  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton

$130 - $250

Drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Falmouth to Brighton 272.4 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Gatwick (LGW) NQY - LGW

$72 - $218

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to London Heathrow (LHR) NQY - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$234 - $532

Fly to Southampton, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Southampton (SOU) NQY - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton

$135 - $513

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The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Brighton is to bus which costs £19 - £25 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Brighton is to drive which costs £45 - £65 and takes 4 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Falmouth and arriving at Brighton. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Falmouth to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Falmouth Town and arriving at Brighton via Truro, Exeter St Davids, Salisbury and Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 39 min.

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The distance between Falmouth and Brighton is 223 miles. The road distance is 272.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Falmouth to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 7 h 26 min and costs £140 - £260.

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It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Falmouth to Brighton, including transfers.

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Falmouth to Brighton bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Falmouth station.

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Falmouth to Brighton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Truro station.

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The best way to get from Falmouth to Brighton is to train which takes 7 h 26 min and costs £140 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £25 and takes 12 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Falmouth to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 223 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Falmouth to Brighton via Truro, London Paddington, Paddington station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 7 h 26 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Falmouth to Brighton once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 12 h 15 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Manchester, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Leeds Bradford, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newquay to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to London Heathrow via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Newquay to Southampton via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$75 - $120
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $270
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
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 Falmouth to Brighton
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com

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The quickest flight from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Falmouth to Brighton is 272 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to drive from Falmouth to Brighton.

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Flybe offers flights from Newquay Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

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There are 682+ hotels available in Brighton. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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