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Cambridge to Brighton

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  1. departed
    Cambridge
    Platform 2
    17:57
    Cambridge
    Platform 2
    18:39
    Stevenage
    Platform 1
    18:47
    Stevenage
    Platform 1
    19:23
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1
    19:29
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1
    20:42
    Brighton
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 6 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
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    Cambridge
    Platform 8
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
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    Cambridge
    Platform 3
    18:26
    Cambridge
    Platform 3
    19:09
    Stevenage
    Platform 1
    19:17
    Stevenage
    Platform 1
    19:53
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1
    19:59
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:12
    Brighton
    Platform 6 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 6 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  4. on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
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    Cambridge
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:57
    Cambridge
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:39
    Stevenage
    Platform 1
    19:47
    Stevenage
    Platform 1
    20:44
    East Croydon
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:03
    East Croydon
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:52
    Hove
    Platform 3 estimated
    21:56
    Hove
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:01
    Brighton
    Platform 1 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 1 estimated
    3 changes
    Off Peak
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    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    19:14
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    20:02
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:02
    London Kings Cross
    20:55
    London Victoria
    20:55
    London Victoria
    Platform 19 estimated
    22:02
    Brighton
    Platform 3 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 3 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  7. on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    19:14
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    20:02
    London Kings Cross
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:02
    London Kings Cross
    20:50
    London St Pancras International
    20:50
    London St Pancras International
    Platform A
    22:13
    Brighton
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
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    Cambridge
    Platform 3 estimated
    19:26
    Cambridge
    Platform 3 estimated
    20:09
    Stevenage
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:17
    Stevenage
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:53
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:59
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:13
    Brighton
    Platform 7 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 7 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak
  9. on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 8 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 5 estimated
    0 changes
    Off Peak
  10. on time
    Cambridge
    Platform 2 estimated
    19:57
    Cambridge
    Platform 2 estimated
    20:39
    Stevenage
    Platform 1 estimated
    20:47
    Stevenage
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:23
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1 estimated
    21:29
    London Blackfriars
    Platform 1 estimated
    22:45
    Brighton
    Platform 5 estimated
    on time
    Brighton
    Platform 5 estimated
    2 changes
    Off Peak

Journey information from Cambridge to Brighton

  • Train Fares from: £30.20
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct
  • How long does it take to travel from Cambridge to Brighton by train?

    The average journey time between Cambridge and Brighton is . On an average weekday, there are 33 trains travelling from Cambridge to Brighton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

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

    The fastest journey time by train is .

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

    Train tickets from Cambridge to Brighton can start from as little as £30.20 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 Cambridge to Brighton?

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

    Direct
  • What is the distance between Cambridge and Brighton?

    The distance between Cambridge and Brighton is 95 miles.

    Distance: 95 miles
  • What time is the first train from Cambridge to Brighton?

    The first train from Cambridge to Brighton departs at .

    What time is the last train from Cambridge to Brighton?

    The last train from Cambridge to Brighton departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    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.

Cambridge to Brighton timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Cambridge to Brighton for Friday 28th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
17:5720:422h 45m, 2 changes
18:2320:492h 26m, direct
18:2621:122h 46m, 2 changes
18:5321:192h 26m, direct
18:5722:013h 4m, 3 changes
19:1422:022h 48m, 2 changes
19:1422:132h 59m, 2 changes
19:2622:132h 47m, 2 changes
19:5422:202h 26m, direct
19:5722:452h 48m, 2 changes

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

How to find cheap train tickets from Cambridge to Brighton

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.