Brighton is 85 miles (136.85Km) from Southend-Airport. 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.
Trains from Southend-Airport to Brighton run from Southend Airport. The train is normally quicker than taking the bus but slightly more expensive. The Train service between Southend-Airport and Brighton runs regularly up to 65 times a day. The first Train leaves Southend-Airport at 04:05 and the last Train departing at 19:15. The journey time on the Train is 2hr 28min.
The train service from Southend Airport to Brighton is not direct and requires 2 or 3 changes.
It is advisable to book train tickets in advance online as they are cheaper. You can travel from Southend-Airport to Brighton for just 66.00 GBP if you book in advance online compared to 66.00 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 Southend-Airport 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.
Brighton Half Marathon
(Sun 25th Feb, 2018)
Over 13,000 runners participate in the annual half marathon along the Brighton Sea Front.
(Sat 05th May, 2018)
Cultural festival annually taking over a variety of Brighton venues for three weeks in May.
London to Brighton Cycle Ride
(Sun 17th Jun, 2018)
Annual cycle event with over 25,000 cyclists making the 70 mile journey between London and Birghon.