Brighton to Kettering by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    00:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 28m
  • Distance
    179 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    76
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 52m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Brighton to Kettering by train

Fast trains from Brighton to Kettering take around 2 hours and 28 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 179 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brighton and Kettering.

1. Are there direct trains from Brighton to Kettering?

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

We usually find around 73 departures on the route from Brighton to Kettering 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 80 departures.

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

The Brighton to Kettering train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 28 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Kettering is usually scheduled to depart Brighton around 04:12 and the last train is around 00:10. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Brighton to Kettering 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 Brighton to Kettering by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brighton and Kettering?

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

  • East Midlands Trains
  • Gatwick Express
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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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