Getting here

British Airways i360 is situated on Brighton beach at the site of the historic West Pier (BN1 2LN).

By train

We are a 15-minute downhill walk from Brighton Railway Station (BN1 3XP) or a short ride by taxi.

Brighton is less than an hour from London with fast services from Victoria, St Pancras International, London Bridge and Clapham Junction. Brighton is only 30 minutes by rail from Gatwick Airport.

There are also direct trains along the south coast from many places including Portsmouth, Southampton, Eastbourne and Bristol.

For more information on train times or to book your ticket with Southern Railway, click here.


By bus

Jump on the 77 bus from Brighton Railway Station, Churchill Square, Old Steine or the Palace Pier between 18th June and 31st August – this bus stops right outside!

The next closest bus stop to British Airways i360 is on Western Road (Waitrose), which is served by more fifteen local bus routes. These bus stops have accessible kerbs. It is a gentle five-minute walk downhill to the seafront along Preston Street.

We are on the route for the City Sightseeing hop on and off bus. The nearest stop is right by British Airways i360 and it runs westbound along the seafront every day from 1 April until 30 September and then weekends-only until 31 October.

Long-distance buses connect Brighton with Portsmouth, Chichester, Worthing, Eastbourne and Beachy Head, Newhaven, Seaford, Tunbridge Wells, Uckfield and Lewes.

Visit the Brighton & Hove Buses website to view live bus departure information, or load up their app on your phone.

By bike

The National Cycle Network Route 2 runs alongside the A259 (Kings Road) on the promenade. Bike Share points can be found across the city, including right outside British Airways i360. Find out more.

By foot

We are a 10-minute walk from The Lanes, the Royal Pavilion and Brighton Pier.

From Kings Road, you can directly access the British Airways i360 ticket office, the boarding deck (summer months) and the West Beach Café & Bar. At beach level, you will find our boarding area (winter months), the West Beach Bar & Kitchen,  the British Airways i360 shop and our exhibition.

There is an access lift between Kings Road and beach level for wheelchair users and those with pushchairs – it can be found at the top of the stairs next to the West Beach Café & Bar (the eastern toll booth).

By taxi

The nearest taxi ranks are in Preston Street and outside the Hilton Metropole Hotel. Around 60% of the city’s taxi fleet are wheelchair accessible.

Find out more.

By motorcycle/scooter

Free motorcycle parking bays can be found across the city and some have secure locking points. The closest parking bay is in Regency Square.

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By car

Our postcode is BN1 2LN.

Park and Ride is located at Withdean Sports Centre (postcode BN1 5JD). There is no charge for parking.

To avoid traffic hot spots, you are advised to approach British Airways i360 from the west. Please note that there are road works taking place at the junction of West Street (A2010) and Kings Road (A293) between 2016 and 2018, and therefore, drivers are advised to avoid this junction and to avoid approaching British Airways i360 by car from the east.

We are located directly opposite Regency Square Car Park which has 507 spaces including some electric vehicle charging points. To find out where other charging points are located in the city click here.

By coach

We are a 10 to 15-minute walk from the city’s coach station at Pool Valley (BN1 1NJ). National Express runs services to Brighton from London Victoria, and from Gatwick, Heathrow, Southampton, Luton and Stanstead airports.

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Further information

For more information on local travel options, please click here.