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There are 4 ways to get from Maidenhead to Brighton by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$43 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Brighton National Express / ...

$14 - $33

2 alternative options

Line 7 bus, bus, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere to Heathrow Central Bus Station 7
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station X26
  3. Take the train from East Croydon to Brighton

$28 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Maidenhead to Brighton 76.2 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Maidenhead to Brighton is to bus which costs £10 - £25 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maidenhead to Brighton is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Maidenhead and Brighton is 54 miles. The road distance is 76.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Maidenhead to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £30 - £60.

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It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to get from Maidenhead to Brighton, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Maidenhead to Brighton is to train which takes 2 h 8 min and costs £30 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £10 - £25 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maidenhead to Brighton is 76 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Maidenhead to Brighton.

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There are 694+ hotels available in Brighton. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Maidenhead to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 8 min

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

You can take a train from Maidenhead to Brighton via London Paddington, Paddington station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidenhead to Brighton via Slough, Slough Town Centre, Queensmere, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, and Heathrow Airport London T5 in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Maidenhead to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$9 - $15
Advanced Single
$10 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from East Croydon to Brighton
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Queensmere to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Slough Town Centre, Wellington Street to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
greenline.co.uk
Courtney Buses
Phone
0118 973 3486
Email
info@courtneybuses.com
Website
courtneybuses.com
Bus from Slough Bus Station to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
courtneybuses.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to East Croydon Rail Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk

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