The tickets that we sell have the same prices as the carriers
Compare and combine in one booking
We work in collaboration with 144 train and coach companies in 36 countries.
Use your rail cards
As well as your frequent traveller cards.
Pay with confidence
PayPal, Amex and all international credit cards are accepted.
If you’re looking for buses from Brighton to London, you’ve come to the right place.
To find coach tickets, simply start a search above, and we will compare journey times and costs for train, coach and bus travel side by side. You can toggle between the coach and train tabs on the next screen.
Wherever you’re going, start your journey with us. Find tickets for routes with over 170 train and bus companies here.
How long does the bus take from Brighton to London?
On average, the bus takes approximately 2 hours and 20 minutes to get from Brighton to London. The fastest journey by bus from Brighton to London is 1 hour and 55 minutes, however, your journey time may vary depending on traffic conditions along the route.
What time is the first bus from Brighton to London?
The first bus from Brighton to London leaves at 04:50. Some popular routes may run throughout the night with a reduced timetable, and some services may be reduced on weekends and public holidays. Use our bus journey planner to search for your specific journey.
What time is the last bus from Brighton to London?
The last bus from Brighton to London leaves at 20:25. Some popular routes may run throughout the night with a reduced timetable, and some services may be reduced on weekends and public holidays. Use our bus journey planner to search for your specific journey.
Is there a direct bus from Brighton to London?
Yes, it is possible to travel direct from Brighton to London without having to change buses on National Express. Use our journey planner above to view direct bus routes from Brighton to London.
How many buses per day are there from Brighton to London?
There are on average 10 buses per day from Brighton to London served by National Express.
How far is it from Brighton to London by bus?
The bus journey from Brighton to London by road is approximately 47 miles (75 km).
Which bus companies can I travel with from Brighton to London?
You can travel by bus from Brighton to London with National Express. Continue scrolling to find the one that has the features and facilities to suit your needs or use our journey planner above to find the times you need to travel.
You can travel from Brighton to London with National Express. Use the tabs below to find more information about the facilities onboard for each carrier.
Are there power sockets on National Express coaches?
There are power sockets or USB ports on almost all National Express coaches to charge your mobile phone or laptop. In the rare event that a third-party service is used to operate the service, charging sockets cannot be guaranteed.
Is WiFi available on National Express coaches?
WiFi is available on all National Express coaches and is free to use for all valid ticket holders. The WiFi network name is usually displayed inside the coach. Passengers also have access to free onboard VUER entertainment services on many core services. Be sure to download the VUER app to your iOS or Android device before you travel to access a selection of movies, TV shows and magazines on your journey.
Do National Express coaches have air conditioning?
Most National Express coaches are fitted with air conditioning for your comfort.
Is there disabled access on National Express coaches?
Most National Express coaches are equipped with a motorised wheelchair lift. We recommend that you call the National Express Contact Centre directly before booking your journey with us to arrange assistance and confirm your travel requirements.
How much luggage can I take on a National Express coach?
For UK services, you can take two medium-sized suitcases weighing no more than 20kg each, with no side longer than 85cm, and place them in the luggage compartment free of charge. You can also bring one piece of hand luggage onboard. For European and cross-border services, one medium-sized suitcase or rucksack weighing no more than 20kg, with a side no longer than 85cm, can be placed in the luggage compartment free of charge. Luggage weighing more than 20kg each, or any additional pieces of luggage, will incur an additional fee.
Can I take child seat onboard a National Express coach?
Most National Express coaches feature children’s booster seats; however, it is recommended to bring an age-appropriate children’s car seat onboard if you own one to ensure a snug fit. Please note you will need to fit the seat yourself.
Are there toilets on National Express coaches?
All National Express coaches have a toilet onboard, which is typically located toward the rear.