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Travelling from Portsmouth to Brighton by train

Fast trains from Portsmouth to Brighton take around 1 hour and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 66 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Portsmouth and Brighton.

Are there direct trains from Portsmouth to Brighton?

Direct trains from Portsmouth to Brighton have been found.

We usually find around 36 direct trains on the route from Portsmouth to Brighton every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 63 departures.

How long is the train journey from Portsmouth to Brighton?

The Portsmouth to Brighton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Portsmouth to Brighton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Portsmouth around 05:28 and the last train is around 22:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Portsmouth around 04:55, and the last at 22:59.

When to book Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth to Brighton by train.

Which train companies operate between Portsmouth and Brighton?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Great Western Railway
  • Southern

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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