Getting to Woodvale Crematorium

Maps and directions to Woodvale Crematorium and how to get here by public transport.


Woodvale Crematorium, Lewes Road, Brighton, BN2 3QB


Main entrance

Visitors to Woodvale should use the main entrance unless visitng the Extra-Mural Chapel.

Woodvale's main entrance is on the left on the one way system The Vogue Gyratory. The entrance is between the yellow painted pub called The Gladstone on the left and the red shop Machine Mart on the right.

Extra-Mural chapel 

The entrance gates to the Extra-Mural Cemetery are located between Newmarket Road and Gladstone Place.

Please note that the Extra-Mural chapel cannot be reached by car from the Woodvale Crematorium main gate which is slightly further down Lewes Road and shares the same postcode.

You can download and print maps of Woodvale's location and grounds.


Free parking is available at all the chapels, with sign posted space for disabled badge holders.

Visitors should park on the left hand side of the one-direction driveways that approach and head away from the North and South Chapels.

The Extra-Mural Chapel's parking is also on the driveway approaching the chapel.

Public transport

By train

The nearest train station is Brighton station, which is about a 30 minute walk from the crematorium grounds or a short journey by taxi.

By bus

Bus numbers 37 and 37b are the only routes linking the station and the crematorium, and stop near Woodvale's alternative Bear Road gate.

Other bus routes which start from from the city centre (not going via the train station) are the 25, 28, 29 & 49. For further bus information see the Brighton and Hove Buses website.