How to get to Brighton
Olivet is here:
50/52 Norfolk Square, Brighton, England, BN1 2PA, United Kingdom
London Gatwick – The closest & most convenient airport
Train to Brighton: Journey time – 30 minutes; Frequency – maximum 5 per hour
Bus to Brighton: Journey time – 55 minutes; Frequency – hourly
Train to Brighton: Take the Heathrow Express to central London then take another train from London Victoria to Brighton, Hove or Portslade: Journey time – 2 hours; Frequency – 4 per hour
Bus to Brighton (cheaper & more convenient): The bus goes direct to Brighton via Gatwick airport. Journey time – 2 hours; Frequency – hourly
Train to Brighton: Go to central London then take the Thames Link train from Kings Cross or the fast train from Victoria to Brighton, Hove or Portslade. Journey time – 2 hours 30 min; Frequency – 2 per hour
Bus to Brighton: The bus goes via Heathrow & Gatwick. Journey time – 3-4 hours; Frequency – hourly
Other airports: Take a bus or train to central London then,
Train to Brighton: From Victoria train station go direct to Brighton, Hove or Portslade. Journey time – 50-90 minutes; Frequency – maximum 5 per hour
Bus to Brighton: From Victoria coach station go direct to Brighton. Journey time – 2 hours; Frequency – hourly
Dover and the nearby town of Folkestone are the nearest ports for car ferries, hover craft and the channel tunnel.
From Dover/ Folkestone take the A20/M20 towards London then the M26 onto the M25. Take the M25 west towards Gatwick airport then the M23 south to Gatwick and Brighton. Journey time about 2 hours
By Rail or Intercontinental Coach
Most services go to central London. From Victoria Station take the train or bus as for arrival by air.
How to get to your family
- As soon as possible write, phone or email your family to tell them when you expect to arrive, or send an Email via Olivet.
- Your flight or ferry details are helpful. You must tell them when you are arriving or they may not be at home to welcome you.
- If you are coming by train, look at the address and go to Brighton, Hove or Portslade station.
- If you are coming by bus it will take you to the centre of Brighton.
- Take a taxi to your host family
- Your family will help you get to Olivet by 8.30 a.m. the next Monday morning.