Hatfield to Brighton by train

  • First train
    04:04
  • Last train
    20:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 54m
  • Distance
    104 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    40
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 20m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Hatfield to Brighton by train

Fast trains from Hatfield to Brighton take around 1 hour and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 104 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hatfield and Brighton.

1. Are there direct trains from Hatfield to Brighton?

Journeys between Hatfield and Brighton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Hatfield to Brighton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Hatfield to Brighton?

The Hatfield to Brighton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Hatfield to Brighton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Hatfield around 04:04 and the last train is around 20:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hatfield around 04:04, and the last at 00:31.

When to book Hatfield to Brighton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Hatfield to Brighton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hatfield and Brighton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Hatfield to Brighton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Northern
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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