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Bradford to Brighton by train

  • First train
    05:58
  • Last train
    00:39
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 23m
  • Distance
    347 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    49
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 5m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bradford to Brighton by train

Fast trains from Bradford to Brighton take around 4 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 347 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bradford and Brighton.

1. Are there direct trains from Bradford to Brighton?

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

We usually find around 45 departures on the route from Bradford 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 61 departures.

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

The Bradford to Brighton train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Bradford around 05:58 and the last train is around 00:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bradford around 06:18, and the last at 00:31.

When to book Bradford 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 Bradford to Brighton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bradford and Brighton?

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

  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Gatwick Express
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • London Underground
  • Northern
  • Northern Rail
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Brighton to Bradford by train

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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.