There are 6 ways to get from Hastings to Brighton by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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

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Train  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Brighton

$23 - $35

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hastings to Brighton 36.8 miles

$6

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Hastings, Pier to Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) 99|the Wave
  2. Take the bus from Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) to Brighton, Old Steine south (YMCA) 12X|Coaster / ...

$15

Taxi  •  52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Hastings to Brighton 36.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Hastings to Brighton 36.3 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  52 min

  1. Take an Uber from Hastings to Brighton 36.3 miles

$85 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Brighton is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Brighton is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 52 min.

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The distance between Hastings and Brighton is 31 miles. The road distance is 36.3 miles.

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The train from Hastings to Brighton takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Hastings, Pier and arriving at Brighton, Old Steine south (YMCA) via Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hastings and arriving at Brighton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

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

Southern operates a train from Hastings to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Brighton via Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Hastings
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hastings, Pier to Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Eastbourne, Pier (Queens Gardens) to Brighton, Old Steine south (YMCA)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
buses.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hastings to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Brighton und Sussex
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Hastings to Brighton
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$85 - $120
UberX
$85 - $120
Taxi from Hastings to Brighton
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Sussex Cars Eastbourne
Phone
+44 1323 726726
Website
726726.co.uk
Mini Bus Taxi
Phone
+44 7944 422074
Website
airporttaxieastbourne.co.uk

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