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Taking a trip to the beach? Whether you’re getting the train from St Albans City to Brighton to relive your youth in the pier’s arcades, to network at an industry conference or something else altogether, we’re on hand to help. Plan your day with live train times from St Albans City to Brighton below, along with other useful bits of information to help make your journey a smooth one. With Super Off-Peak Singles and Super Off-Peak Day Returns, you can find the best train tickets from St Albans City to Brighton with us.

Journey information from St Albans City to Brighton

  • How long is the average journey duration from St Albans City to Brighton? 1 hour 48 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from St Albans City to Brighton? 1 hour 46 minutes
  • When is the first train from St Albans City to Brighton? 00:17
  • When is the last train from St Albans City to Brighton? 23:23
  • How many services run for St Albans City to Brighton today? 41

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


Tips on how to find cheaper train tickets

Super Off-Peak

Look for Super Off-Peak tickets. If you know you can make your journey to Brighton on a weekend, a bank holiday or outside peak times in the week, you can save on the cost of a standard Off-Peak ticket. Check our journey planner to see what’s available.


Use a railcard. From the young to the senior to travelling in a group, there are lots of different railcards out there and adding one to your journey can get you 1/3 off lots of our tickets.

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