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London to Brighton train information

London Brighton train map

Train duration 1h17m
Arrival Brighton, England
Departure London, England
Distance 47 Miles
Train operators Thameslink, Gatwick Express, Southern
Lowest train price from £5.00
Average train price £20.00

There are a lot of train companies across the UK & Europe but the trains from London in England to Brighton in England are run by Thameslink, Gatwick Express, Southern.

On average, it takes normally 1h17m by train because of the 47 miles to go to Brighton from London. The train duration will change depending if the train is direct or with changes.

Based on our data, the best price to take the train in the next 30 days is £5.00. This fare is based on an adult fare and does not include the savings you can make with a railcard.

Best prices for London to Brighton train tickets

from £5.00 MORE 1h09m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from £3.50 MORE 2h34m

London - Brighton prices calendar

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

  may july   june
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
25

National Express£12

Loco2£9

26

National Express£6

Loco2£9

27

National Express£5

Loco2£9

28

National Express£11

Loco2£9

29
30

National Express£6

Loco2£9

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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 London to Brighton

When are the next trains to Brighton?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
London Victoria
12:25
Brighton
13:32
1h07m Southern
London St. Pancras
17:00
Brighton
18:21
1h21m Thameslink
London Victoria
17:13
Brighton
18:12
0h59m Gatwick Express
London St. Pancras
17:20
Brighton
18:46
1h26m Thameslink
London Victoria
17:29
Brighton
18:32
1h03m Gatwick Express
Tomorrow
London Victoria
07:00
Brighton
07:58
0h58m Gatwick Express
London Victoria
07:13
Brighton
08:05
0h52m Gatwick Express
London Victoria
07:30
Brighton
08:23
0h53m Gatwick Express
London Victoria
07:43
Brighton
08:35
0h52m Gatwick Express
London St. Pancras
12:00
Brighton
13:19
1h19m Thameslink
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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, 12 trains from London to Brighton are available today and 12 tomorrow. The first London Brighton train leaves at 07:00 and the last one leaves the station at 17:29. The first and last departure times may change every day and there can be less services during weekends and public holidays. Train operators can also adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

London - Brighton: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

90

£10

60

£6

30

£7

15

£10

7

£11

3

£12

1

£14

Same day

Days before Departure

The table above shows the best prices found over the past 6 months depending on how many time in advance the train is booked. Purchasing your train from London to Brighton in advance can enable you to pay less for your journey.

The cheapest tickets we found were from £6 when purchasing your seat 1 month in advance which is 64% cheaper than the cheapest fare we found when purchasing your seat on the day you're travelling.

Best prices for London to Brighton trains

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
London
Victoria
Brighton
£5.00 14/07/2018 07:25 Southern 3 days ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£5.00 14/07/2018 12:25 Southern 3 days ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£5.00 14/07/2018 17:25 Southern 3 days ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£5.00 07/07/2018 07:25 Southern 3 days ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£5.00 07/07/2018 12:25 Southern 3 days ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£8.50 25/06/2018 12:25 Southern 1 day ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£8.50 30/06/2018 17:25 Southern 1 day ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£8.50 30/06/2018 07:25 Southern 1 day ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£8.50 28/06/2018 12:16 Southern 2 days ago
London
Victoria
Brighton
£8.50 28/06/2018 12:25 Southern 2 days ago

Best prices for the next 30 days.

London Brighton train

Discount London - Brighton train tickets

Do you want to travel at the lowest fares? Many railcards and deals are available to pay less for your London Brighton 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 5 types of railcards available: 16-25 railcard, Two together railcard, Family and Friends Railcard, Senior railcard, Disabled persons railcard.

  • The main benefit of using a railcard is that it only takes a couple of trips to earn as much money as you spent.

    You will need to buy at least £88 of train tickets in a year for the railcard to break-even. It corresponds to the cost of the railcard, £30, divided by the discount, 34%. On every ticket that you purchase after that, you will save money.

    As an example, train tickets from London to Brighton cost on average £19.72 (1). When dividing £88 by £19.72 (£88/£19.72 = 4.46), it turns out that after only 5 one way journeys from Brighton to London, the railcard will have paid for itself.

  • The price 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 save a third off most adult 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
London to Brighton train £19.72 £13.15 £6.57 4.47

(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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