Brighton - Train Tickets & City Guide

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Brighton by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Brighton?

The principal railway station serving Brighton is Brighton.

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre?

This railway station is located north of the centre.

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?

Please refer to our hotel suggestions on this page.

Which train services run to Brighton?

These operators run trains to and from Brighton.

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby?

Yes, there are trains to a lot of places. For example to/from Portsmouth, SouthamptonLondon and many other cities.

Do you offer all train tickets to Brighton?

Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets!

About Brighton

The cozy and busy Brighton is located on the English Channel and offers a wonderful place for a beach holiday. The Pier, the Ferris wheel, the extensive beaches: ideal.

Other parts of Sussex County can also be reached with a day trip. For example, discover the Roman ruins of Fishbourne or discover the chalk cliffs of Beachy Head.

Brighton station - Info

Railway Station Brighton

"Brighton" is the name of the main train station of Brighton.  

Collection of pre-purchased tickets

  • From ticket office: yes
  • Ticket machine: yes


Station map

Ticket office 

  • Monday - Friday 06:00 - 22:00
  • Saturday 06:00 - 22:00
  • Sunday 07:30 - 22:00


  • Bicycle parking: yes
  • Bicycle hire: no
  • First class lounge: no
  • Wifi: yes
  • Left luggage:  no
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: 5 minutes
  • Tram: -
  • Bus: 2 minutes
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform

Check the large departure boards to find the right train - if it's not clear do not hesitate to ask one of the many helpful staff.  

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Brighton station - Rental cars

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