The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Brighton to London will cost around £ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 train that leave Brighton for London every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 76 km distance in an average of 1h 6m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 55m .
The slowest train will take 1h 24m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
1 hours 19 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£21|
|Trains depart from:||Brighton|
|Trains arrive in:||London|
|Train Companies:||Thameslink, Southern|
Trains offer a speedy and comfortable way to travel the 67 miles between Brighton and London with Southern and Thameslink operating frequent daily direct services. The first departure is with Southern in the early morning and the last is just before midnight. Thameslink services run around twice per hour during peak hours. Travel time ranges from 56 minutes to 1 hour and 35 minutes.
Departure Station: Trains to London leave from Brighton Railway Station, the southern terminus of the Brighton Main Line located on Queens Road. Passengers can reach the station by local bus services which stop directly outside.
Arrival Station: Southern train services from Brighton arrive at Victoria, while Thameslink trains terminate at either Blackfriars or St Pancras. Victoria offers extensive onward connections via bus, tube or rail. Blackfriars station, located in the city, incorporates an underground station on the Circle and District lines. Centrally located on Euston Road in Kings Cross, St. Pancras station is a major hub for buses, the underground, and trains including the Eurostar.