New Cross to Brighton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:09
  • Last train
    22:45
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 6m

Travelling from New Cross to Brighton by train

Fast trains from New Cross to Brighton take around 1 hour and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 72 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between New Cross and Brighton.

Are there direct trains from New Cross to Brighton?

Journeys between New Cross and Brighton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 54 departures on the route from New Cross 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 43 departures.

How long is the train journey from New Cross to Brighton?

The New Cross to Brighton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the New Cross to Brighton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart New Cross around 06:18 and the last train is around 23:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves New Cross around 06:09, and the last at 23:33.

When to book New Cross 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 New Cross to Brighton by train.

Which train companies operate between New Cross and Brighton?

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

  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Northern
  • 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 rail 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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