Swansea to Brighton by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:18
  • Last train
    22:20
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 26m

Travelling from Swansea to Brighton by train

Fast trains from Swansea to Brighton take around 4 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 279 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Swansea and Brighton.

Are there direct trains from Swansea to Brighton?

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

We usually find around 51 departures on the route from Swansea to Brighton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 65 departures.

How long is the train journey from Swansea to Brighton?

The Swansea to Brighton train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Swansea to Brighton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Swansea around 04:58 and the last train is around 20:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Swansea around 04:15, and the last at 22:20.

When to book Swansea 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 Swansea to Brighton by train.

Which train companies operate between Swansea and Brighton?

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

  • First Great Western
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • 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 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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