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St Albans to Brighton by train

  • First train
    04:53
  • Last train
    00:25
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 45m
  • Distance
    103 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    56
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 53m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from St Albans to Brighton by train

Fast trains from St Albans to Brighton take around 1 hour and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 103 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between St Albans and Brighton.

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

Direct trains from St Albans to Brighton have been found.

We usually find around 57 direct trains on the route from St Albans to Brighton every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 53 departures.

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

The St Albans to Brighton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart St Albans around 04:53 and the last train is around 00:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves St Albans around 06:27, and the last at 00:25.

When to book St Albans 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 St Albans to Brighton by train.

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Which train companies operate between St Albans and Brighton?

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

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.