How Far Is Brighton From London?

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Brighton is located about 54 miles south of London. It takes about 1 hour and 30 minutes to travel to Brighton by car and 1 hour to travel by train. By bus, it takes between 1 hour and 50 minutes and 2 hours and 20 minutes to travel between Brighton and London.

As of May 2014, London has frequent trains running to Brighton Station. These trains leave from London Bridge Station and London Victoria Station. For those who prefer to travel by bus, there are hourly buses that leave London's Victoria Coach Station and travel to Brighton's Pool Valley Coach Station. To drive to Brighton, travelers must go south of the M25 ring road and take the M23 into Brighton.