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Leeds to Brighton by train

The journey from Leeds to Brighton by train is 213.76 mi and takes 4 hr 23 min. There are 30 connections per day, with the first departure at 2:34 AM and the last at 8:45 PM. It is possible to travel from Leeds to Brighton by train for as little as $73.83 or as much as $105.76. The best price for this journey is $73.83.

Lowest Price$73.83
Journey Duration4 hr 23 min
Connection per Day30
Lowest Price$73.83
Highest Price$105.76
First Departure2:34 AM
Last Departure8:45 PM
Distance213.76 mi
DepartureLeeds
ArrivalBrighton
CarriersGatwick Express, Northern RailMore

Leeds to Brighton Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Apr 12, 2024

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Cheap train tickets from Leeds to Brighton
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Leeds to Brighton.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Leeds to Brighton, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Leeds to Brighton.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book Leeds to Brighton travel

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Leeds to Brighton

The cheapest Leeds - Brighton train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $37.75 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $42.74.

Find the best day to travel to Brighton by train

When travelling to Brighton by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Gatwick Express, operated by Govia Thameslink Railway, is a train service that connects London Gatwick Airport to central London, offering travelers a convenient and efficient transportation option. It is a non-stop service that runs every 15 minutes, with a journey time of around 30 minutes. Gatwick Express is a popular option for travelers who want a fast and convenient way to get to and from the airport.

London North Eastern Railway (LNER) is a train operating company in the United Kingdom that operates intercity services on the "East Coast Main Line" between London, Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland. It was formed in 2018 as a result of the UK government's decision to terminate the franchise of Virgin Trains East Coast. LNER is owned by the Department for Transport and managed by the operator of the East Coast Partnership, a joint venture between infrastructure company Network Rail and train operator FirstGroup. LNER operates a fleet of electric and diesel trains, including the Azuma, which is the fastest train in the UK.

Northern is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the north of England. Northern is owned by Northern Trains Ltd, a division of "DOHL," the public sector holding company for the Department of Transportation. It is owned by Arriva UK Trains and operates over 2,500 services every weekday, serving cities such as Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, and Newcastle.

Thameslink is a railway service in the United Kingdom that runs through central London, connecting Bedford in the north and Brighton in the south. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves over 200 stations, including major transport hubs such as St Pancras International, London Bridge, and Gatwick Airport. Thameslink trains run every few minutes during peak hours and offer a range of services, from fast express trains to stopping services that serve local communities. The service has undergone significant upgrades in recent years, including the introduction of new trains and the completion of major infrastructure projects such as the Thameslink Programme.

Services on board Gatwick Express, Northern Rail and Southern from Leeds to Brighton
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Leeds to Brighton CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
24.08kg
Bus
25.8kg
Flight
68.8kg
Car
55.04kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Leeds to Brighton by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Leeds and Brighton are 24.08kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Leeds and Brighton? By taking the train between Leeds and Brighton you will save 44.72kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.72kg compared to a bus and 30.96kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Leeds to Brighton?
A train ticket from Leeds to Brighton is $92.70. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $73.83.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Leeds to Brighton?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Leeds to Brighton is $73.83. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Leeds and Brighton by train?
Leeds to Brighton is 213.76 mi.
How long does the train between Leeds and Brighton take?
Leeds to Brighton is on average 4 hr 23 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 48 min.
Which companies operate from Leeds to Brighton?
The train journey from Leeds to Brighton is covered by 6 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Gatwick Express, Northern Rail, Southern, London North Eastern Railway, Thameslink, Grand Central and TransPennine Express.
How many train connections per day go from Leeds to Brighton?
Leeds to Brighton has 30 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Leeds to Brighton leave?
The earliest train from Leeds to Brighton departs at 2:34 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Leeds to Brighton depart?
The latest train from Leeds to Brighton departs at 8:45 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Leeds to Brighton in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $73.83 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Leeds to Brighton by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Leeds and Brighton is 3 hr 48 min.
Is there a direct train from Leeds to Brighton?
Yes, there is a direct train between Leeds and Brighton.
What are the CO2 emissions for Leeds to Brighton by train?
The train journey from Leeds to Brighton creates 24.08kg of CO2 emissions.

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