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Brighton to St Albans by train

  • First train
    04:12
  • Last train
    00:10
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 36m
  • Distance
    103 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    63
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 51m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Brighton to St Albans by train

Fast trains from Brighton to St Albans take around 1 hour and 36 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 103 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brighton and St Albans.

1. Are there direct trains from Brighton to St Albans?

Direct trains from Brighton to St Albans have been found.

We usually find around 64 direct trains on the route from Brighton to St Albans every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 57 departures.

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

The Brighton to St Albans train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 36 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to St Albans 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 St Albans 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 St Albans by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brighton and St Albans?

Thameslink is the train company that operates on the route from Brighton to St Albans.

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.