|Distance||139 miles (224 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 46 min|
|Average train ticket price||£77 (€88)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Great Western Railway|
Trains from Cardiff to Brighton and Hove cover the 139 miles (224 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 46 min with our travel partners like Great Western Railway. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £77, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £64. Travellers depart most frequently from Cardiff Central and arrive in Brighton Railway Station.
The train from Cardiff to Brighton is operated by First Great Western and Southern Trains, with a journey time of between four and five hours depending on whether connections are made in London or Southampton Central. Trains run from around 5:00 a.m. until just before 7:00 p.m., with two to three trains per hour. Later trains involve an overnight journey and there is a reduced service on Sundays.
Cardiff Central is the busiest station in Wales. It is located in the heart of the city, close to Cardiff Bay. Regional trains operate into Cardiff from the Vale of Glamorgan and West Wales. Buses arrive at Cardiff Central Bus Station, opposite the Railway Station. Local buses are operated by Cardiff Bus and ECT, with regular services from all parts of Cardiff city centre and suburbs. Taxis are available at the station.
Brighton is a lively and attractive seaside town, with one of the few remaining Victorian piers in the country. Visitor attractions include the Brighton Pavilion with its exotic domes, the old shopping Lanes, Sea World Aquarium and the Brighton Eye, located at the entrance to the Palace Pier. Brighton Railway Station is a few minutes bus ride from the historic centre of Brighton, the Esplanade and beaches. It is a busy hub, which serves central London, Gatwick and Luton airports and towns along the South Coast. Frequent local bus services around the town are operated by the Brighton and Hove Bus and Coach Company. During university terms, the Big Lemon Bus Company also operates a frequent and economical service on weekdays. Brighton has a weekend night bus service and there is a secure bicycle garage and taxi ranks at the station.
When taking the train to Brighton and Hove from Cardiff, you can choose to depart from train stations like Cardiff Central, Cardiff (Queen Street) and Cardiff (Cathays). Your trip can end in train stations such as Brighton Railway Station and London Road (Brighton).
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Cardiff Central and arrive in Brighton Railway Station.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Cardiff Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Cardiff. The most popular arrival train station in Brighton and Hove, called Brighton Railway Station, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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