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Transport

Transport information for international students

We offer a transfer service to collect you from the airport upon arrival. Brighton MET uses a reliable local taxi service; one of the drivers will be waiting for you in the arrivals lounge holding a sign with your name on it, ready to take you to your accommodation.

To request a taxi transfer, please include your full flight information on your application form at least two weeks in advance of your arrival date.

Cost from London Gatwick: £60
Cost from Heathrow: £105
Cost From Stansted: £150

If you wish to travel independently, you can travel by train or coach from all London airports to Brighton. Gatwick airport is the nearest one to Brighton

Travelling from London Heathrow
National Express coaches travel to Brighton from all terminals. It takes about 2.5 hours to reach Brighton and a one-way ticket costs approximately £30.

Travelling from London Gatwick

Trains run regularly from Gatwick Airport to Brighton. It takes about 30 minutes and a one-way ticket costs approximately £10.

National Express coaches travel to Brighton from both terminals. It takes about 45 minutes to reach Brighton and a one-way ticket costs approximately £9.

Travelling from London Stansted
National Express coaches travel to Brighton from the airport. It takes about 4 hours to reach Brighton and a one-way ticket costs approximately £45.

When you arrive at Brighton train or coach station, we would suggest that you get a taxi to your accommodation. Official taxis are white and green and will be available at both stations.

For more information about the trains, visit:
http://www.thetrainline.com

For more information about coach services, visit:
http://www.nationalexpress.com

If you plan to drive to Brighton, please refer to the following website:
http://www.theaa.com/travelwatch/planner_main.jsp

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