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Today
20 trains from£ 32
Tomorrow
5 trains from£ 27
Fri, Mar 29
78 trains from£ 9

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Prices across different modes

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Bus
Sun
Mar 24
£ 32Southern
£ 13National Express
Mon
Mar 25
£ 27Thameslink
£ 11National Express
Tue
Mar 26
£ 27Thameslink
£ 6National Express
Wed
Mar 27
£ 27Thameslink
£ 5National Express
Thu
Mar 28
£ 9Southern
£ 5National Express
Fri
Mar 29
£ 9Southern
£ 5National Express
Sat
Mar 30
£ 13Thameslink
£ 12National Express
Sun
Mar 31
£ 32Southern
£ 13National Express
Mon
Apr 1
£ 9Southern
£ 5National Express
Tue
Apr 2
£ 5Southern
£ 5National Express
Wed
Apr 3
£ 5Southern
£ 5National Express
Thu
Apr 4
£ 27Thameslink
£ 11National Express
Fri
Apr 5
£ 9Southern
£ 6National Express
Sat
Apr 6
£ 13Thameslink
£ 13National Express
Sun
Apr 7
£ 32Southern
£ 12National Express
Mon
Apr 8
£ 27Thameslink
£ 11National Express
Tue
Apr 9
£ 27Thameslink
£ 11National Express
Wed
Apr 10
£ 5Southern
£ 11National Express
Thu
Apr 11
£ 27Thameslink
£ 11National Express
Fri
Apr 12
£ 5Southern
£ 11National Express
Sat
Apr 13
£ 13Thameslink
£ 6National Express
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Journey Summary

London to Brighton Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
1 hours 20 minutes
Train Ticket Price:£ 17
Trains depart from:London
Trains arrive in:Brighton
Distance:76 Kms
TrainTrain Companies:Thameslink, Southern

Trains from London to Brighton

The train route from London to Brighton is very popular and sees up to 4 trains depart every hour to the Southern city. All trains should be direct, with a few exceptions, and the journey takes just less than an hour to arrive in Brighton.

Know before you go

  • Trains from London to Brighton run approximately 4 times per hour.
  • Trains run from 07:50 until 23:25.
  • Trains are run by Southern Rail and ThamesLink.
  • The London to Brighton route usually takes around an hour to complete, with the fastest services taking only 54 minutes to arrive in Brighton.
  • All trains from London to Brighton are direct.
  • Trains leave London from St. Pancras Staion or London Bridge Station and arrive at Brighton Station.

How much is the train from London to Brighton?

Prices for trains from London to Brighton when you book in advance


Booking Period Average Price
Same Day £19.43
1 Day in Advance £17.25
1 Week in Advance £15.40
2 Weeks in Advance £13.57

1 Month in Advance £12.94
3 Months in Advance £12.24

More information about cheap London to Brighton trains

Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on trains to Brighton from London decrease the further you book in advance:

  • It is 11% cheaper to book a London to Brighton train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 23% cheaper to book your train ticket 1 week in advanced as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Finally, London to Brighton train costs are 40% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Train station information and getting to the city centre


Departing from London:Trains from London to Brighton mostly depart from London St. Pancras station and is connected to Kings Cross Station in central London. The station is very well connected with local buses and the London Underground. Underground lines at serve St. Pancras include the Circle, Northern, Piccadilly, Victoria, and Hammersmith & City Lines. St. Pancras Station has man facilities including shops, cafes and restaurants, as well as ATMs and waiting areas.

Arriving in Brighton: Trains arrive at Brighton Station which is about a 15 minute walk to the sea front and city centre. There are also local buses that run from just outside the station to the surrounding areas around Brighton and also to the sea front. There are some facilities at the station including ATMs, and some refreshment stores.

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Best fares for trains from London to Brighton

This Weekend
This month
Next Month
Fri, Mar 29
Train
Southern
12:161h 15m13:31
LondonBrighton
Sat, Mar 30
Train
Thameslink
08:201h 40m10:00
LondonBrighton
Fastest Trains from London to Brighton
Sat, Apr 27
Train
Southern
07:251h 6m08:31
LondonBrighton
Sun, Apr 21
Train
Thameslink
11:411h 14m12:55
LondonBrighton
Thu, Mar 28
Train
Southern
20:161h 15m21:31
LondonBrighton
Return Train Tickets for Brighton to London
Mon, Mar 25
Train
Thameslink
08:281h 22m09:50
BrightonLondon
Tue, Mar 26
Train
Thameslink
07:591h 21m09:20
BrightonLondon
Wed, Mar 27
Train
Thameslink
07:591h 21m09:20
BrightonLondon
Stations
Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Brighton
TrainLondon Bridge

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Refreshments
TrainLondon Charing Cross

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Refreshments
TrainLondon Euston

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Refreshments
TrainLondon Fenchurch Street

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TrainLondon Kings Cross

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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Victoria, Circle
Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
TrainLondon Liverpool Street

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
TrainLondon Paddington

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District
Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
TrainLondon St Pancras

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TrainLondon Victoria

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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.
Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria
Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
TrainLondon Waterloo East

Amenities

Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City
Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176

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