Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN)

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
10:154h12
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:27Brighton station (BTN)
£941One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:245h03
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:27Brighton station (BTN)
£2261One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:353h52
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:27Brighton station (BTN)
£2491One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:554h02
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:57Brighton station (BTN)
£2491One-way
0 changes

Train timetableManchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 20 June
Avanti West Coast
10:154h12
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:27Brighton station (BTN)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:245h03
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:27Brighton station (BTN)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:554h02
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:57Brighton station (BTN)
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:353h52
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:27Brighton station (BTN)
0 changes

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Train times from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN)

Showing times and prices for 20 Jun

Fastest Journey

3 h 52 m

Average

4 h 17 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

327 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) for Brighton station (BTN) every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
08:353h52
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
12:27Brighton station (BTN)
£2491One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:554h02
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
09:57Brighton station (BTN)
£2491One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:154h12
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
14:27Brighton station (BTN)
£941One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
06:245h03
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
11:27Brighton station (BTN)
£2261One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN)

distanceDistance203 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£126 (€142)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains or Thameslink

Trains from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) cover the 203 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 46 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £54, but the average price of train tickets is £126. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Brighton.

Train providers: Virgin Trains and Thameslink trains Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN)

Find the best trains to Brighton station (BTN) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) with Omio's travel partners Virgin Trains and Thameslink from £54. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) train information with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 27 min
  • Cheapest Price: £56

FAQs: Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) can start from as little as £54 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) is £126; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) train time is 3 h 46 min   covering the 203 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) leaves at 05: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) leaves at 20: 15.
There are 25 trains a day from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) which require at least one change with Virgin Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) you can take a train with Virgin Trains or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Brighton station (BTN) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 15.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (767 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brighton, located 0.4 miles (585 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Brighton station (BTN) from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 46 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) to Brighton station (BTN) is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Manchester Piccadilly (MAN) and Brighton station (BTN) including taking a train, coach or flight.

Trains departing from Manchester Piccadilly

Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
Distance from Manchester Piccadilly to city center
0.5 miles (767 m)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Manchester Airport
8 miles
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached by public transit in about 30 minutes via the Northern and TransPennine Express trains.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Pay as you go Wi-Fi is available through BT Wi-Fi.
ATM
ATM
There are ATM machines on the main concourse, Platform 10 and on the mezzanine level.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
Operated by Excess Baggage Co. Llocated between Platforms 10 and 11 and open daily from 08: 00 to 21: 00.
Dining
Dining
Burger King | Caffè Nero | Carluccio’s | Hotel Chocolat | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Costa Coffee | Pret a Manger | Upper Crust | McDonald's | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Hertz | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the Fairfield Street entrance on the mezzanine level.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access throughout the station. Ramps for train access and wheelchairs are also available.

Trains arriving to Brighton

Distance from Brighton to city center
Distance from Brighton to city center
0.4 miles (585 m)
Amenities at station
Accessibility
Accessibility

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