Newark to Brighton by train

  • First train
    06:05
  • Last train
    23:17
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 54m
  • Distance
    255 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 30m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newark to Brighton by train

Fast trains from Newark to Brighton take around 2 hours and 54 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 255 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newark and Brighton.

1. Are there direct trains from Newark to Brighton?

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

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Newark 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 44 departures.

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

The Newark to Brighton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 54 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Newark around 06:06 and the last train is around 23:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newark around 06:05, and the last at 22:31.

When to book Newark 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 Newark to Brighton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newark and Brighton?

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

  • East Coast
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Northern
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • 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.