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Book flights to Brighton

Brighton is a seaside resort town on the south coast of England, located about an hour south of London by train. It's known for its pebble beach, which is lined with colourful beach huts, a popular spot for sunbathers and swimmers. Brighton Pier is a major attraction, with amusement rides, arcades, and traditional seaside fun. The town also has a historic centre with narrow lanes, known as The Lanes, packed with shops, cafes, and restaurants.

Fancy a trip to Brighton? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Brighton. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Brighton no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Brighton

There are multiple ways to reach Brighton - here are 4 airports you can use to get to Brighton.

London Gatwick Airport

Located approximately 28 miles north of Brighton, London Gatwick Airport is the closest international airport to Brighton. It is well-connected to major cities worldwide and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


London Heathrow Airport

Although a bit further away at around 60 miles north of Brighton, London Heathrow Airport is another major international airport that provides excellent connectivity. It offers a vast number of flights to destinations across the globe.


Southampton Airport

Situated approximately 70 miles west of Brighton, Southampton Airport is a regional airport that serves as a convenient alternative for travellers. It offers a range of domestic and European flights, making it a viable option for those looking to avoid the busier London airports.


London City Airport

Located around 70 miles northeast of Brighton, London City Airport is another option for travellers. While it primarily serves business travellers, it offers a selection of domestic and European flights. However, it may require a connecting flight from an international airport for long-haul travellers.

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Buy your flights to Brighton and pay later

If you'd like to easily manage your travel expenses and don't want to pay the full cost of your flights to Brighton upfront, why not consider using Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) payment methods at Alternative Airlines?

With BNPL plans, you can divide the cost of your tickets to Brighton into smaller, more manageable chunks that can be paid back over time. There's usually no interest involved, however, it's wise to check with the lending provider beforehand.

Book your flights to Brighton today and pay later at Alternative Airlines!

Things to do in Brighton

With a wealth of sights to see in Brighton, here are our top 3:

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Brighton Palace Pier

Brighton Palace Pier: iconic symbol of seaside heritage. Victorian-era pier with amusement rides, food stalls, arcade games. Vibrant atmosphere, stunning sea views, nostalgic charm. Thrilling rides, delicious seafood, leisurely stroll. Must-visit for locals and tourists.

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Royal Pavilion

The Royal Pavilion in Brighton is a stunning architectural marvel, showcasing a fusion of Indian and Chinese styles. Step inside to discover opulent rooms adorned with beautiful art and furnishings. The lush gardens provide a peaceful oasis in the city. Experience the lavish lifestyle of the British monarchy as you explore this historic retreat.

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Brighton Beach

Brighton Beach: Famous pebble beach with colourful beach huts, lively atmosphere, stunning sea views, and iconic Brighton Beach Boxes. Relax, sunbathe, and enjoy traditional British seaside fun. Perfect for sun worshippers, water sports enthusiasts, and people-watching. Quintessential British seaside experience.

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