It takes an average of 7h 27m to travel from Brighton to Manchester by train, over a distance of around 204 miles (328 km). There are normally 40 trains per day traveling from Brighton to Manchester and tickets for this journey start from $62.41 when you book in advance.
From 4h 39m
204 miles (328 km)
40 trains per day
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The average journey time from Brighton to Manchester by train is 7 hours 27 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 4 hours 39 minutes. You'll usually find 40 trains per day traveling the 328 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there are no direct services to Manchester.
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The average journey time by train between Brighton and Manchester is 7 hours and 27 minutes, with around 40 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Brighton to Manchester is 4 hours and 39 minutes.
Train tickets from Brighton to Manchester can start from as little as $62.41 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Brighton to Manchester. Travelling from Brighton to Manchester by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.
The first train from Brighton to Manchester leaves at 04:12. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Brighton to Manchester leaves at 00:02. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Brighton to Manchester cover a distance of around 204 miles (328 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Manchester to Brighton.
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