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Journey information from Brighton to London

  • Train Fares from: £5
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

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  • How long does it take to travel from Brighton to London by train?

    The average journey time between Brighton and London is . On an average weekday, there are 653 trains travelling from Brighton to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Brighton to London by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Brighton to London cost?

    Train tickets from Brighton to London can start from as little as £5 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.

  • Are there direct trains from Brighton to London?

    Yes, it is possible to travel from Brighton to London without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Brighton to London.

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  • What is the distance between Brighton and London?

    The distance between Brighton and London is 47 miles.

    Distance: 47 miles
  • What time is the first train from Brighton to London?

    The first train from Brighton to London departs at .

    What time is the last train from Brighton to London?

    The last train from Brighton to London departs at .

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    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Brighton to London timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Brighton to London for Tuesday 26th May 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

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04:1205:311h 19m, direct
05:0606:211h 15m, direct
05:2506:411h 16m, direct
05:2906:351h 6m, direct
05:3906:391h 0m, direct
05:5507:111h 16m, direct
06:0907:091h 0m, direct
06:1207:211h 9m, direct
06:2507:411h 16m, direct
06:3907:391h 0m, direct

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

Looking for other travel options? We also sell National Express coach tickets across the UK. Check out times and tickets for Brighton to London by bus.

How to find cheap train tickets from Brighton to London

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