Opened in 1899 and home to fairground rides, bars, restaurants and deckchairs to enjoy the sea view.

Station details & facilities

Ticket Office opening hours:
  • Monday to Friday open from 06:00:00 until 22:00:00
  • Saturday open from 06:00:00 until 22:00:00
  • Sunday open from 07:30:00 until 22:00:00
Ticket MachineAvailable
Staff helpUnavailable
Staffing levelThe staff is available at all times.
Oyster PrepayUnavailable
Oyster topupUnavailable
Oyster validatorUnavailable
Pre-purchase collectionAvailable
Left LuggageUnavailable
Left Luggage Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property Websitehttps://www.nationalrail.co.uk/
ShopsAvailable
Shops noteMarks and Spencer'SimplyFood', Superdrug, WH Smith, food outlets and a passport photo booth
PostboxAvailable
TelephonesAvailable
Telephone typesCards and coins
Station BuffetAvailable
Station Buffet notes
There is a coffee shop on the concourse, and also within the passenger lounge by the ticket office.
ATMAvailable
ATM notes
Located on concourse
Bureau de ChangeUnavailable
Tourist Information OfficeUnavailable
Nearest station with more facilities
This is a Category A station: This station has step-free level access to all platforms. Assistance Meeting Point is on the concourse outside WH Smith.
ToiletsAvailable
ShowersUnavailable
Baby changeAvailable
WiFiAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Customer Care Team 06:00-22:00 7 days a week.
Customer help pointsAvailable
CCTVAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSaba UK - www.sabaparking.co.uk/southern-railway
Cycle storageAvailable
Cycle storage spaces740
Sheltered cycle storageUnavailable
Cycle storage CCTVAvailable
Cycle storage notes
Purpose built cycle hub by the car park. Also at station front.
Cycle storage notesThere are lockers available.
Step-free accessStep free access is available throughout the whole station.
Ramps for train accessAvailable
WheelchairsAvailable
Induction LoopAvailable
Accessible ticket machinesAvailable
Accessible Booking Office counterAvailable
Accessible taxisAccessible taxis are available at this station, please see below for more information
Accessible taxis notes

Brighton station is a major station with taxis usually available on a rank. Advance booking is not normally necessary or even possible, unless arriving early in the morning or late at night. Operators who may accept bookings include:

There is no First Class lounge at this station.

Departures and arrivals from Brighton

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Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to BedfordThameslink14:255On time
to Southampton CentralSouthern14:302On time
to HastingsSouthern14:317On time
to London VictoriaGatwick Express14:396On time
to Seaford (Sussex)Southern14:418On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from London VictoriaGatwick Express14:296Late
from Seaford (Sussex)Southern14:338Late
from BedfordThameslink14:436On time
from CambridgeThameslink14:474On time
from Portsmouth HarbourSouthern14:523On time

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