There are 6 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove by train, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Brighton

$14 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London to Brighton National Express / ...

$10 - $12

4 alternative options

Night train  •  35 min

  1. Take the night train from Gatwick Airport to Brighton

$13 - $50

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove 26.3 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  32 min

  1. Take a town car from London Gatwick Airport to Brighton and Hove 26.3 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Brighton and Hove, England?

Gatwick Express operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 23 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $12 and the journey takes 34 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Metro Cars
Phone
+44 1293 415415
Website
metro-cars.co.uk
United Cars
Phone
+44 1293 429429
Website
unitedcars.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from London Gatwick Airport to Brighton and Hove
Estimated price
$110 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Brighton and Hove is 36 km. The road distance is 42 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Brighton and Hove is to train which takes 23 min and costs £11 - £25.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Brighton. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gatwick Airport London and arriving at Brighton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

The train from Gatwick Airport to Brighton takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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