There are 5 ways to get from Oxford to Brighton and Hove 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 18 min

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

$66 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to North Terminal Bus Station LGW|the airline
  2. Take the bus from North Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station Cf002

$43 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW|the airline

$51 - $72

Bus via Brighton  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station LGW|the airline

$47 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Oxford to Brighton and Hove 106.4 miles

$22 - $35

What companies run services between Oxford, England and Brighton and Hove, England?

You can take a train from Oxford to Brighton and Hove via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Victoria Underground Station, and London Victoria in around 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, Oxford Bus Company operates a bus from Oxford to Brighton and Hove hourly. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 2 h 19 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to Gatwick Airport, South Terminal Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) to North Terminal Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from North Terminal Bus Station to Brighton, Pool Valley Coach Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Oxford and Brighton and Hove is 129 km. The road distance is 170 km.

The cheapest way to get from Oxford to Brighton and Hove is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 1 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Oxford to Brighton and Hove is to drive which takes 1 h 52 min and costs £17 - £25.

No, there is no direct bus from Oxford to Brighton and Hove. However, there are services departing from Oxford City Centre, Queens Lane (Stop K5) and arriving at Brighton via Gatwick Airport London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Oxford to Brighton and Hove, including transfers.