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Brighton to Birmingham train information

Brighton Birmingham train map

Train duration 3h24m
Arrival Birmingham, England
Departure Brighton, England
Distance 137 Miles
Train operators Southern, Gatwick Express
Lowest train price from £25.50
Average train price £48.00

All trains from Brighton (South East England) to Birmingham (West Midlands England) are provided by Southern, Gatwick Express. The services on board can vary depending on the rail company.

On average, it takes around 3h24m by train because of the 137 miles to travel to Birmingham from Brighton. The journey time will change depending if the train is direct or with stops.

We found tickets from £25.50 to travel in the next month. Prices may vary depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Brighton to Birmingham train tickets

from £25.50 MORE 3h31m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £5.00 MORE 6h08m

Brighton - Birmingham prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Brighton to Birmingham by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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National Express£25

Loco2£53

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National Express£20

Loco2£35

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Brighton to Birmingham

When are the next trains to Birmingham?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Brighton
17:11
Birmingham Moor Street
21:57
4h46m Southern
Brighton
18:11
Birmingham Moor Street
23:06
4h55m Southern

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Looking at our data, 2 trains from Brighton to Birmingham are being operated today and 0 tomorrow. The first Brighton Birmingham train departs at 17:11 while the last train departs at 18:11. The first and last departure hours might change from one day to another and there might be less trains during weekends and bank holidays. Train companies can as well adapt the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Brighton - Birmingham: the best time to book cheap trains

Cost of the train when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£15

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£52

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£27

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Same day

Days before Departure

The graph above shows the best prices found over the last six months depending on how much time in advance the train ticket is booked. Buying your train from Brighton to Birmingham in advance can enable you to save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £15 when buying your seat 2 months in advance which is 72% cheaper than the best fare we found when booking 7 days in advance.

Best prices for Brighton to Birmingham trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Brighton and Birmingham by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Birmingham to Brighton and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Brighton
Birmingham
Moor Street
£53.00 16/02/2019 18:11 Southern 1 day ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

Brighton Birmingham train

Discount Brighton - Birmingham train tickets

Willing to travel for cheap? Many railcards and deals exist to spend less for your Brighton Birmingham train ticket and save even more money on your tickets: special train fares for children, railcards for all ages, group travel, or charity discount. There are five types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

If you want to understand how much you can save with a railcard, you have to estimate the number of journeys you need to save money. You will see that most of the time, only a few trips are needed.

For your evaluation, you need to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, how much you're saving on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average fare of a Brighton Birmingham ticket is £47.04 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £47.04: £88/£47.04 = 1.87. You will need to make approximately 2 trips from Birmingham to Brighton (one way trip) with your railcard to be profitable.

The cost to get a Disabled persons railcard is £20 while it will cost you £30 to buy a 16-25, Two together, Family and Friends or the Senior railcard. All of them enable you to get a third off most rail fares for a whole year.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 3 months for one way journey

Train Journey Average price without railcard(1) With a railcard 34% off(2) Saving based on a one-way trip Number of return trips to pay off the cost
Brighton to Birmingham train £47.04 £31.36 £15.68 1.88

(1)Average price observed over the last 3 months for one way

(2)Price calculated with an average reduction of 34% on train tickets fare

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