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Guildford to Brighton by train

  • First train
    05:10
  • Last train
    00:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 14m
  • Distance
    55 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    52
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 44m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Guildford to Brighton by train

Fast trains from Guildford to Brighton take around 1 hour and 14 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 55 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Guildford and Brighton.

1. Are there direct trains from Guildford to Brighton?

Journeys between Guildford and Brighton usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 46 departures on the route from Guildford to Brighton every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 68 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Guildford to Brighton?

The Guildford to Brighton train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 14 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Guildford to Brighton train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brighton is usually scheduled to depart Guildford around 05:10 and the last train is around 21:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Guildford around 05:10, and the last at 00:25.

When to book Guildford to Brighton train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Guildford to Brighton by train.

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Which train companies operate between Guildford and Brighton?

More than one train company operates on the route from Guildford to Brighton, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • South West Trains
  • South Western Railway
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Brighton to Guildford by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.