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Brighton to Hemel Hempstead by train

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    22:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 47m
  • Distance
    105 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    65
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 16m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Brighton to Hemel Hempstead by train

Fast trains from Brighton to Hemel Hempstead take around 1 hour and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 105 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brighton and Hemel Hempstead.

1. Are there direct trains from Brighton to Hemel Hempstead?

Journeys between Brighton and Hemel Hempstead usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 60 departures on the route from Brighton to Hemel Hempstead 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 74 departures.

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

The Brighton to Hemel Hempstead train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Hemel Hempstead is usually scheduled to depart Brighton around 05:30 and the last train is around 21:48. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brighton around 05:26, and the last at 23:42.

When to book Brighton to Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brighton and Hemel Hempstead?

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

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

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.