Bristol to Brighton by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Bristol to Brighton by train
Fast trains from Bristol to Brighton take around 3 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 184 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bristol and Brighton.
1. Are there direct trains from Bristol to Brighton?
Journeys between Bristol and Brighton usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 61 departures on the route from Bristol 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 78 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Bristol to Brighton?
The Bristol to Brighton train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Bristol to Brighton train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Bristol around 04:45 and the last train is around 23:20.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bristol around 05:30, and the last at 22:30.
What's the Bristol to Brighton train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Bristol to Brighton are $19.40.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $32 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $55. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Bristol 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 Bristol to Brighton by train.
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Which train companies operate between Bristol and Brighton?
More than one train company operates on the route from Bristol 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
- South West Trains
- South Western Railway
- 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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