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Duration 3h 45m
Distance 191.1 miles
Average price £80
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Wales and Brighton takes 3h 45m and the fastest train takes 3h 16m. There is an hourly train service from Wales to Brighton. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Cardiff Central
  2. London Victoria
  3. Brighton
3h 28m
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£69 - £111

Wales to Brighton train times

Trains run hourly between Cardiff and Brighton. The earliest departure is at 09:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Cardiff is at 21:20 which arrives into Brighton at 06:16. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Wales to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Brighton via Paddington station and London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Wales and Brighton is 186 miles. The road distance is 191.1 miles.

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Wales to Brighton train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Wales to Brighton train services, operated by Southern, arrive at Brighton station.

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What companies run services between Wales and Brighton?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Brighton via London Paddington, Paddington station, Victoria station, and London Victoria in around 3h 28m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Southampton Central to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£23 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£23 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£40 - £55

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