There are 4 ways to get from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton by train or car

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Train Gatwick Express  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$35 - $57

Cheapest option

Train Thameslink  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Finsbury Park to Brighton

$30 - $42

2 alternative options

Train Southern  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Highbury & Islington to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to Brighton

$36 - $61

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton 62.1 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct train from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton. However, there are services departing from Alexandra Palace and arriving at Brighton via Finsbury Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Alexandra Palace Station and Brighton is 53 miles. The road distance is 62.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 1 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton, including transfers.

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Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Finsbury Park station.

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Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Brighton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton.

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Map of how to get from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton.
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  • Distance: 53.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

What companies run services between Alexandra Palace Station, England and Brighton, England?

Gatwick Express operates a train from Alexandra Palace Station to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 52 min. Southern also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Clapham Junction to Brighton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Highbury & Islington to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Oyster Card Off-Peak
$3 - $6
Cash
$7 - $10
Oyster Card
$5 - $8

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