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Luton to Brighton by train

The journey from Luton to Brighton by train is 73.7 mi and takes 2 hrs 8 mins. There are 30 connections per day, with the first departure at 00:02 and the last at 19:17. It is possible to travel from Luton to Brighton by train for as little as £18.91 or as much as £52.49. The best price for this journey is £18.91.

Lowest Price£18.91
Journey Duration2 hrs 8 mins
Connection per Day30
Lowest Price£18.91
Highest Price£52.49
First Departure00:02
Last Departure19:17
Distance73.7 mi
DepartureLuton
ArrivalBrighton
CarriersThameslink, SouthernMore

Luton to Brighton Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 25 Jul 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Luton to Brighton?

The cheapest train tickets from Luton to Brighton cost £18.91. On average, you can expect to spend around £33.41 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Luton to Brighton.
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On average, a train ticket from Luton to Brighton will cost you £33.41. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Luton to Brighton by train?

Traveling from Luton to Brighton by train will usually take 2 hrs 8 mins. This journey covers a distance of 73.7 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 2 hrs 8 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from Luton to Brighton faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Luton and Brighton will complete the journey in 1 hr 56 mins. On average, it will take you about 2 hrs 8 mins to travel the 73.7 mi between Luton and Brighton.

Which stations can I use to travel from Luton to Brighton?

You can depart from Luton at stations such as Luton Interchange,Luton, Challney,Leagrave Station Road. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Brighton at the following stations: Brighton, Preston Circus,Brighton, York Place (St Peter's Church),Brighton, Withdean Park,University,Brighton, Preston Park,Brighton Railway Station,Brighton Patcham,Brighton, Coach Station,Brighton, Amex Stadium. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Luton and Brighton. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Luton to Brighton take place each day?

On average, there are 30 daily departures from Luton to Brighton. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 18 departures from Luton which travel directly to Brighton. There are 12 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Luton to Brighton. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Luton 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 Luton 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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The cheapest Luton - Brighton train tickets can be found for as low as £19.19 if you’re lucky, or £22.97 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as £30.35.

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.

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 Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express from Luton to Brighton
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Luton to Brighton CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
8.3kg
Bus
8.9kg
Flight
23.72kg
Car
18.98kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Luton to Brighton by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Luton and Brighton are 8.3kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Luton and Brighton? By taking the train between Luton and Brighton you will save 15.42kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.6kg compared to a bus and 10.68kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Luton to Brighton?
A train ticket from Luton to Brighton is £33.41. 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 £18.91.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Luton to Brighton?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Luton to Brighton is £18.91. 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 Luton and Brighton by train?
Luton to Brighton is 73.7 mi.
How long does the train between Luton and Brighton take?
Luton to Brighton is on average 2 hrs 8 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 56 mins.
Which companies operate from Luton to Brighton?
The train journey from Luton to Brighton is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Thameslink, Southern, Gatwick Express and East Midlands Railway.
How many train connections per day go from Luton to Brighton?
Luton to Brighton has 30 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Luton to Brighton leave?
The earliest train from Luton to Brighton departs at 00:02. 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 Luton to Brighton depart?
The latest train from Luton to Brighton departs at 19:17. 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 Luton 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 £18.91 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.
How many direct connections depart from Luton to Brighton?
There are on average 18 direct connection(s) from Luton to go to Brighton.
What's the fastest journey time between Luton to Brighton by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Luton and Brighton is 1 hr 56 mins.
Is there a direct train from Luton to Brighton?
Yes, there is a direct train between Luton and Brighton.
What are the CO2 emissions for Luton to Brighton by train?
The train journey from Luton to Brighton creates 8.3kg of CO2 emissions.

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