Trains from Brighton to Cambridge

Brighton to Cambridge train information

Brighton Cambridge train map

Train duration 3h11m
Arrival Cambridge, England
Departure Brighton, England
Distance 96 Miles
Train operators Gatwick Express, Southern, Thameslink
Lowest train price from £25.00
Average train price £29.00

Which operators can I use?

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

How far is it by train?

On average, it takes approximately 3h11m by train covering a distance of 96 miles to get to Cambridge from Brighton. The duration may change depending if the train is direct or if you need to make a change.

What is the price of a train ticket for this journey?

The cheapest ticket price we've found to travel in the next month is £25.00 one way.

Best prices for Brighton to Cambridge train tickets

from £25.00 MORE 2h48m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £6.50 MORE 5h57m

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Best prices for Brighton to Cambridge trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Brighton
Cambridge
£25.00 22/12/2019 18:27 Southern 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£25.00 22/12/2019 17:27 Southern 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£25.00 22/12/2019 19:27 Southern 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£25.00 22/12/2019 08:27 Southern 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£29.40 22/12/2019 12:08 Thameslink 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£29.40 22/12/2019 09:08 Thameslink 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£29.40 22/12/2019 17:09 Thameslink 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£29.40 22/12/2019 09:27 Southern 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£29.40 22/12/2019 07:08 Thameslink 25 days ago
Brighton
Cambridge
£29.40 22/12/2019 18:08 Thameslink 25 days ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

Brighton Cambridge train

Discount Brighton - Cambridge train tickets

The best way to pay less on your Brighton Cambridge train ticket must be to have a railcard. While regional railcards exist in some areas, National railcards enable you to make savings on most rail fares across the United Kingdom. Everyone is eligible to at least one of the railcard, even non-UK residents. National railcards available: 16-25 discount card, Senior railcard, Two together discount card, Family and Friends railcard and Disabled persons discount card.

How much can I save with a railcard?

In order to understand the benefits of a railcard, you can estimate the number of journeys you need to break even. You will see that usually only a few trips are needed.

For your assessment, you have to include the cost of your railcard, i.e £30, your savings on each journey (i.e.: 34%) as well as the cost of your ticket. The average price of a Brighton Cambridge ticket is £28.91 (1).

Divide the cost of your railcard by the discount: £30/34%= £88. Then divide £88 by £28.91: £88/£28.91 = 3.04. You will need to make about 4 trips from Cambridge to Brighton (one way trip) with your railcard to break even.

What is the cost of a railcard?

All railcards cost £30 except the Disabled persons railcard that costs £20. Railcards enable you to get 34% off most rail fares, thus you will save 1/3 on most train fares.

(1)Average prices observed over the last 6 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 Cambridge train £28.91 £19.27 £9.64 3.05

(1)Average price observed over the last 6 months for one way

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

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