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

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to Brighton

$45 - $65

2 alternative options

Train, line 390 bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Cambridge to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the line 390 bus from King's Cross St. Pancras to Victoria Bus Station 390
  3. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$53 - $75

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 - £28 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 - £28 and takes 2 h 4 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 train from Cambridge to Brighton takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cambridge and arriving at Brighton. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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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 25 min.

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