There are 5 ways to get from London Victoria to Brighton by train, bus or car

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 Gatwick Express  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$28 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Preston Circus National Express / ...

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Train Southern  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Hove

$30 - $50

Train Thameslink  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Blackfriars to Brighton

$26 - $38

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Brighton 52.6 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Brighton, England?

Gatwick Express operates a train from London Victoria to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 52 min. Southern also services this route hourly. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Victoria and Brighton is 74 km. The road distance is 84 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Brighton is to bus which costs £6 - £10 and takes 2 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Brighton is to train which takes 58 min and costs £21 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from London Victoria and arriving at Brighton. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Brighton, Preston Circus. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

The train from London Victoria to Brighton takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.