There are 6 ways to get from Hastings to Brighton by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar
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What companies run services between Hastings, England and Brighton, England?
Southern operates a train from Hastings to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Brighton via Eastbourne Town Centre, Memorial Roundabout in around 2 h 48 min.
Train from Hastings to Brighton
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Hastings and Brighton is 50 km. The road distance is 58 km.
The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Brighton is to rideshare which costs £4 and takes 1 h 12 min.
The quickest way to get from Hastings to Brighton is to taxi which takes 52 min and costs £75 - £90.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hastings and arriving at Brighton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Hastings, Pier and arriving at Brighton Station via Eastbourne Town Centre, Memorial Roundabout. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.
The train from Hastings to Brighton takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs hourly.