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There are 3 ways to get from Cambridge to Brighton by train or car

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Train Thameslink  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Brighton

$45 - $65

2 alternative options

Train via Victoria station  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Tottenham Hale
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$52 - $81

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cambridge to Brighton 118.3 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Cambridge to Brighton is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cambridge to Brighton is to drive which costs £19 - £29 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Brighton. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Cambridge and Brighton is 96 miles. The road distance is 118.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cambridge to Brighton without a car is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs £35 - £50.

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The train from Cambridge to Brighton takes 2 h 24 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cambridge to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Cambridge station.

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Cambridge to Brighton train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Brighton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cambridge to Brighton is 118 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Cambridge to Brighton.

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  • Distance: 96 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

What companies run services between Cambridge, England and Brighton, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Cambridge to Brighton hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $65 and the journey takes 2 h 24 min.

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