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Bath Spa to Brighton by train

It takes an average of 4h 44m to travel from Bath Spa to Brighton by train, over a distance of around 103 miles (166 km). There are normally 50 trains per day travelling from Bath Spa to Brighton and tickets for this journey start from £25.60 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 0m
PriceFrom £25.60
Distance103 miles (166 km)
Frequency50 trains per day
First train04:13
Last train23:44
Departure stationBath Spa
Arrival stationBrighton
Changes1 change
Train operatorsGreat Western Railway, South Western Railway, Gatwick Express, Thameslink, Southern

Bath Spa to Brighton train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bath Spa to Brighton for Tuesday 12th July 2022 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:43 14:47 3h 4m, 2 changes
12:13 15:17 3h 4m, 2 changes
12:35 16:24 3h 49m, 1 change
12:43 15:47 3h 4m, 2 changes
13:13 16:17 3h 4m, 2 changes
13:35 17:21 3h 46m, 1 change
13:43 16:47 3h 4m, 2 changes
14:13 17:17 3h 4m, 2 changes
14:35 18:22 3h 47m, 1 change
14:43 17:47 3h 4m, 2 changes

Travelling from Bath to Brighton by train

Planning a sunny day out and looking to travel from Bath to Brighton by train? You've come to the right place!

The train from Bath to Brighton usually takes around 3h 17m but can take just 3h 13m on the fastest Great Western Railway services, with around 1 train running on this popular route every day. You won’t need to worry about making any changes along the way either as the train service is direct.

Whether you’re heading for a day out at Brighton beach or shopping in The Lanes, use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to book trains to Brighton and search for cheap ticket prices – we’ll show you how much you can save on your train tickets if you travel Off-Peak or use a Railcard.

Keen to book your train tickets from Bath to Brighton? No need to wait, start a search with us today! Want to learn a bit more about the journey first? Find ticket options, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs below including first and last train times.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bath Spa to Brighton? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bath Spa to Brighton take?

The average journey time by train between Bath Spa and Brighton is 4 hours and 44 minutes, with around 50 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.

What's the fastest journey time between Bath Spa and Brighton by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bath Spa to Brighton is 3 hours and 0 minutes.

How much does the train from Bath Spa to Brighton cost?

Train ticket prices from Bath Spa to Brighton can start from as little as £25.60 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Bath Spa to Brighton?

No, there are no direct train services from Bath Spa to Brighton. Travelling from Bath Spa to Brighton by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Bath Spa to Brighton leave?

The first train from Bath Spa to Brighton leaves at 04:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bath Spa to Brighton leave?

The last train from Bath Spa to Brighton leaves at 23:44. 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.

What's the distance between Bath Spa and Brighton by train?

Trains travelling from Bath Spa to Brighton cover a distance of around 103 miles (166 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Brighton to Bath Spa.

Cheap train tickets from Bath Spa to Brighton

Train tickets from Bath Spa to Brighton start at £25.60 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets.

Book in advance

Look out for Advance tickets – they usually come out up to 12 weeks before the departure date and can be cheaper than buying on the day. If you’re here a tad early, sign up for our Advance ticket alert today to get notified when your tickets are released.

Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Bath Spa to Brighton is right for you.

Use your Railcard

National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year. Find out how you can save with a National Railcard here.

Split your tickets

Download our app to find split tickets — courtesy of SplitSave, our handy feature which 'splits' your train tickets where possible to find you a better deal. Learn more about the clever tech behind split tickets, and how to spot SplitSave discounts in our app.

For more money-saving tips on UK and European train travel, read our cheap train tickets guide.

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