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Brighton to Northampton by train

  • First train
    06:03
  • Last train
    23:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 34m
  • Distance
    165 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    65
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 2m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Brighton to Northampton by train

Fast trains from Brighton to Northampton take around 2 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 165 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brighton and Northampton.

1. Are there direct trains from Brighton to Northampton?

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

We usually find around 65 departures on the route from Brighton to Northampton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 59 departures.

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

The Brighton to Northampton train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Northampton is usually scheduled to depart Brighton around 05:47 and the last train is around 23:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brighton around 04:33, and the last at 23:08.

When to book Brighton to Northampton 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 Northampton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brighton and Northampton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brighton to Northampton, 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.

Northampton to Brighton 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.