There are 3 ways to get from Maidstone 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  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Maidstone East to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$52 - $82

Cheapest option

Line 7 bus, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 7 bus from Maidstone, Bower Place to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Brighton, North Road East 28|the Regency Route / ...

$20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Maidstone to Brighton 65.4 miles

$14 - $21

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

You can take a train from Maidstone to Brighton via London Victoria in around 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maidstone to Brighton via Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Maidstone, Bower Place to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Brighton & Hove Bus and Coach Company
Phone
01273 886200
Email
info@buses.co.uk
Website
buses.co.uk
Bus from Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station to Brighton, North Road East
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
buses.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Maidstone to Brighton?

The distance between Maidstone and Brighton is 67 km. The road distance is 105 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Brighton?

The cheapest way to get from Maidstone to Brighton is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Maidstone to Brighton?

The quickest way to get from Maidstone to Brighton is to drive which takes 1 h 10 min and costs £10 - £15.

Is there a direct train between Maidstone and Brighton?

No, there is no direct train from Maidstone to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Maidstone East and arriving at Brighton via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

Is there a direct bus between Maidstone and Brighton?

No, there is no direct bus from Maidstone to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Maidstone, Bower Place and arriving at Brighton, North Road East via Tunbridge Wells, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Maidstone to Brighton?

It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Maidstone to Brighton, including transfers.