Public transport

Travelling by bus in Brighton

Brighton and Hove buses run several services to the Brighton campuses. This map shows the Brighton and Hove Buses serving our campuses and view the relevant timetables online and plan your journey.

  • Bus fares can be paid by with contactless, mobile ticket (M-ticket), The Key and cash. View the Brighton & Hove student bus fares.
  • Mobile and key card are the cheapest and easiest way to buy tickets. Download the Brighton and Hove Buses app to purchase tickets and show your phone to the driver when you get on the bus. You can also plan your journey, check live bus times and track your bus on the app.

Travelling by bus in Eastbourne.

Stagecoach buses run regular services in Eastbourne, with services 3,3a and 4 serving the Eastbourne campus.

View the ticket types available from Stagecoach, including Flexible tickets, allowing you to buy a discounted bundle of 5 or 10 day tickets for use within 12 months.

Plus, get the Stagecoach Buss App for journey planning, live bus information in real time and mobile bus tickets.

Brighton and Hove buses run a regular services between Eastbourne and Brighton, the 12, 12A and 13, with an approximate travel time of 1h30 mins. See the Brighton and Hove Bus company website for more information.


The University of Brighton campuses are well served by train routes, with Southern Railway operating a services between the Brighton campuses and Eastbourne.

Nearest train stations

Campus Nearest station Walking time  
Falmer Falmer train station 5- 10 minutes
Moulsecoomb Moulsecoomb train station 5- 10 minutes
City Campus Brighton train station 10-15 minutes
Eastbourne Eastbourne train station 15– 30 minutes
Hillbrow Sports Centre Eastbourne train station 20 minutes
Queenwood library Eastbourne train station 30 minutes
Welkin Halls Eastbourne train station 20 minutes
Leaf Hospital Eastbourne train station 12 minutes

See details of the train offers available on the Student Discounts page including Railcards, Unizone and Transport for London 18+ Student Oyster Scheme.

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