It's simple to reach Kemptown Beach, in Brighton, by train. Simply hop on a train to Brighton station and then it's just a 15-20 minute walk across town.

Kemptown Beach in Brighton is an absolute classic seaside destination.

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 Website
Lost PropertyAvailable
Lost Property Website
Shops noteMarks and Spencer'SimplyFood', Superdrug, WH Smith, food outlets and a passport photo booth
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.
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.
Baby changeAvailable
WiFi notes
Web kioskUnavailable
Staff Help notes
Customer Care Team 06:00-22:00 7 days a week.
Customer help pointsAvailable
Carpark nameStation Car Park
Carpark operatorSaba UK -
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
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

Want to check the latest departures and arrivals into Brighton station? Find live information for the next trains departing and arriving at the station below.
Departing toTrainTimePlatformStatus
to HastingsSouthern07:318On time
to Southampton CentralSouthern07:322On time
to CambridgeThameslink07:344On time
to Seaford (Sussex)Southern07:418On time
to London VictoriaGatwick Express07:425On time
Arriving fromTrainTimePlatformStatus
from Seaford (Sussex)Southern07:348On time
from HoveSouthern07:351On time
from BedfordThameslink07:41On time
from Southampton CentralSouthern07:45On time
from CambridgeThameslink07:47On time

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