There are 13 ways to get from Groningen to Brighton by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton

$134 - $358

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
  3. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Preston Circus 025 / ...

$45 - $70

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Train via Brussel-Zuid/Midi  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton

$174 - $358

Bus via Canterbury  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg 100
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Canterbury
  3. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Brighton, St Peter's Church

$87 - $109

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Brighton

$267 - $312

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Brighton

$124 - $183

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Gatwick  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Gatwick (LGW) AMS - LGW

$85 - $258

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Brighton

$126 - $374

Fly Groningen to Southend, train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Southend (SEN) GRQ - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Brighton

$84 - $312

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Bridge to Brighton

$118 - $361

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London Heathrow (LHR) AMS - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$145 - $387

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Southampton, train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Central to Brighton

$108 - $308

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Southend, train  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southend (SEN) AMS - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  4. Take the train from London Bridge to Brighton

$112 - $281

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Brighton is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 16 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Brighton is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Brighton is 530 km.

It takes approximately 8 h 38 min to get from Groningen to Brighton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Brighton, Preston Circus via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Brighton via Rotterdam Centraal and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 38 min.

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Brighton is 1 h behind Groningen. It is currently 5:22 AM in Groningen and 4:22 AM in Brighton.

Map of how to get from Groningen to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 331.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 38 min

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Brighton, England?

You can take a train from Groningen to Brighton via Rotterdam Centraal, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 8 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Brighton via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk, London, and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 16 h 42 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $310
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Amsterdam to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Groningen to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Greater Anglia
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arriva.nl
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial to Brighton, St Peter's Church
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Ferry operators

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