Edinburgh to Brighton By Train (5hr 45min from 91.00 GBP)


Edinburgh Waverley to Brighton by Train

Edinburgh Waverley to Brighton by train

Trains from Edinburgh to Brighton run from Edinburgh Waverley. The train is normally quicker than taking the bus but slightly more expensive. The Train service between Edinburgh and Brighton runs regularly up to 25 times a day. The first Train leaves Edinburgh at 05:40 and the last Train departing at 17:00. The journey time on the Train is 5hr 45min.


The train service from Edinburgh to Brighton is not direct and requires 2 changes.


It is advisable to book train tickets in advance online as they are cheaper. You can travel from Edinburgh to Brighton for just 91.00 GBP if you book in advance online compared to 150.00 GBP if you just turn up at the station. Strange as it may seem you may also find it cheaper to book two single tickets rather than a return.


To check train times and prices from Edinburgh to Brighton click on the button below.



If you are arriving or departing from Brighton by Train, you will be using Brighton Train station on London Road. Brighton Train station is a 10 minute walk from the city centre and provides a good service to all national destinations. For more detailed information, including maps, national and local trains see our guide to Bristol Temple Meads Train Station.


If you are travelling to or from Europe you can connect by booking Eurostar tickets online from Paris or Brussels to London.


Edinburgh to Brighton by Car (7hr 50min 450 miles)


Car parking

Brighton is 450 miles (724.5Km) from Edinburgh. If you are travelling to Brighton by car, you have several options on what to do with your car when you get there. If you are only visiting for the day then it is best to use the Bristol Park and Ride facilities located North, South, East and West of the city centre.


If you are just visiting for a few hours then you might want to use one of the car parks located near the City Centre. For more detailed information including maps see our guide to parking in Bristol. If you need to book a rental car when you get to Bristol there are several places to pick up a car.



Edinburgh to Brighton by Plane (1hr 20min from 80.00 GBP)


Plane

The Plane service between Edinburgh and Brighton runs 25 times a day. This service is run by British Airways with the first Plane starting at 06:40 and the last is at 20:35. You can book a return fare from 80.00 GBP. To get cheap fares you need to book in advance and travel at off-peak times afer 09:00. The Plane to Brighton runs from Edinburgh to London (Heathrow, Gatwick or London City Airport). Brighton is 450 miles (724.5Km) from Edinburgh and the journey time on the Plane will take 1hr 20min.


The plane connection between Edinburgh and Brighton is not direct and requires changing to a different mode of transportation in London.


To check flight times and prices from Edinburgh to Brighton click on the button below.




If you are travelling to Bristol by plane, Bristol Airport is located just 30 minutes from Bristol City Centre. The airport is accessible by the Bristol Flyer bus service which runs every 10 minutes at peak times and offers free wifi.


 Edinburgh To Brighton by Bus (12hr 15min from 51.00 GBP)


Edinburgh to Brighton Pool Valley Coach Station by Bus

Edinburgh to Brighton Pool Valley Coach Station by bus

The Bus service between Edinburgh and Brighton runs 3 times a day. This service is run by NationalExpress with the first Bus starting at 09:45 and the last bus is at 21:45. You can book a return fare from 51.00 GBP. To get cheap fares you need to book in advance and travel at off-peak times afer 09:00. The Bus to Brighton runs from Edinburgh in Edinburgh to Brighton Pool Valley Coach Station in Brighton. Brighton is 450 miles (724.5Km) from Edinburgh and the journey time on the Bus will take 12hr 15min.


The bus service from Edinburgh to Brighton Pool Valley Coach Station is not direct and requires 1 or 2 changes: in London (Victoria Coach Station) and possibly in Newcastle upon Tyne (Coach Station). There is an overnight bus leaving Edinburgh at 21:45 and arriving in Brighton at 10:00 next day.


Buses can be very crowded and there is no guarantee of a place unless you book in advance, to check times and prices of buses from Edinburgh to Brighton click the button below.



If you are arriving or departing from Brighton by coach or public bus you will almost certainly start or finish your journey in the city centre at Bristol Central coach station, on Marlborough Street. The bus station is a 5 minute walk from Brighton City Centre. More detailed information on stops on this route can be found on this map. For more detailed information on national and local buses in Brighton see our guide to Bristol Bus and Coach Station.


To see a timetable and mini maps showing bus stops in Edinburgh and Brighton download the bus timetable.



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