Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

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Compare prices and tickets Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) by train

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Overview: Train from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance48 miles (78 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$55 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern

Trains from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 48 miles (78 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 16 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $55 (€47), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $33 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Brighton and arrive in London Kings Cross.

Train providers: Thameslink, Gatwick Express and Southern from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) trains

You can travel by train between Brighton station (BTN) and London Kings Cross (KGX) with Thameslink, Gatwick Express and Southern for as low as $21 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Southern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local commuter services. Its trains include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, and Class 444 and 450. It also offers a variety of ticket types, such as Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southern Rail are London to Brighton, London to Southampton, and London to Portsmouth.

Southern from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 39 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21
  • Southern frequency: 13 a day

FAQs: Trains from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

FAQs: Travel by train from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
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Cheap train tickets from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as $33 (€28) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is $55 (€47); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train time is 1 h 16 min   covering the 48 mile (78 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 7: 09 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 9: 14 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) without having to change trains with Thameslink. There are 17 direct trains from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 14 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brighton, which is located around 0.4 miles (585 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Brighton station (BTN) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 16 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Brighton station (BTN) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Brighton station (BTN) and London Kings Cross (KGX) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Brighton

Distance from Brighton to city center
Distance from Brighton to city center
0.4 miles (585 m)
Amenities at station
Accessibility
Accessibility

Trains arriving to London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 miles (14 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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