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There are 4 ways to get from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower by train, bus, rideshare 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  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the train from London Bridge to Brighton

£17 - £47

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Brighton 53.8 miles

£5 - £13

2 alternative options

Line 507 bus, train  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the line 507 bus from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd to Victoria Bus Station 507 / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

£16 - £46

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower 53.3 miles

£8 - £12

Waterloo Station → Brighton, Clock Tower
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The cheapest way to get from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower is to rideshare which costs £5 - £13 and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Waterloo Station station to Brighton, Clock Tower. However, there are services departing from Waterloo station and arriving at Brighton via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 28m.

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It is 47 miles from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower. It is approximately 53.3 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower without a car is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs £17 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1h 28m to get from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower, including transfers.

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Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from London Bridge station.

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Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Brighton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower is 53 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Waterloo Station to Brighton, Clock Tower.

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  • Distance: 47.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 28m

What companies run services between Waterloo Station, Greater London, England and Brighton, Clock Tower, England?

Thameslink operates a train from London Bridge to Brighton every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £22 - £28 and the journey takes 1h 8m. Southern Service also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£22 - £28
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£22 - £28
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Bridge to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£15 - £45
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£15 - £21
Anytime 1st Class
£30 - £45
Train from London Victoria to Brighton
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£15 - £45
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£15 - £21
Anytime 1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
London Buses

London’s bus network covers Greater London with a 24-hour service, allowing you to take in the famous monuments and streetscapes from an iconic red double-decker bus. All London buses are all cashless, so you will need an Oyster card, Travel card or use contactless payment. You can also purchase a one-day bus-only pass from Tube stations. On the bus, you only need to touch on with your Oyster card (not off).

Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Waterloo StationUpper Taxi Rd to Victoria Bus Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Transport for London
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £13
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blablacar.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Waterloo Station and Brighton, Clock Tower. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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