There are 12 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  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  4. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton

$188 - $387

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 37 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 / ...

$48 - $72

10 alternative options

Train, bus  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Den Haag Centraal
  2. Take the bus from The Hague to Canterbury
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to Brighton

$113 - $176

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

$282 - $327

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 1 min

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

$127 - $188

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Gatwick  •  5 h 58 min

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

$88 - $262

Fly Groningen to Southend, train  •  6 h 50 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

$87 - $334

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 50 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

$131 - $399

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 58 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

$122 - $386

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 13 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

$153 - $402

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Southampton, train  •  8 h 7 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

$115 - $322

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Southend, train  •  8 h 1 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

$117 - $307

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

You can take a train from Groningen to Brighton via Schiphol (Airport), Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London St Pancras International LL in around 9 h 5 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 15 h 37 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 8 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 16 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 Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
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
$25 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Ashford International to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Bridge to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Victoria to Brighton
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Greater Anglia
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to London
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Bus from The Hague to Canterbury
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Groningen to Brighton?

The distance between Groningen and Brighton is 530 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Brighton is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 15 h 37 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Groningen to Brighton is to train and fly which takes 5 h 58 min and costs 70€ - 220€.

Is there a direct train between Groningen and Brighton?

No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Brighton via Schiphol (Airport), Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

Is there a direct bus between Groningen and Brighton?

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 15 h 37 min.

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

It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Groningen to Brighton, including transfers.