Brighton to Canterbury train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Brighton to Canterbury

Showing times and prices for May 30


Fastest Journey

2 h 34 m


2 h 38 m

Trains per day



99 km

Cheap train tickets from Brighton to start from $37 with an average ticket price of $38.

The fastest train from Brighton to takes 2h 34m in comparison to an average duration of 2h 38m and covers a distance of 99 km.

3 trains that leave Brighton for every day with 3 travelling directly.

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Overview: Train from Brighton to Canterbury

distanceDistance61 miles (98 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$39 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouthern, Thameslink or Southeastern

Trains from Brighton to Canterbury cover the 61 miles (98 km) long route taking on average 2 h 16 min with our travel partners like Southern, Thameslink or Southeastern. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $18 (€16), but the average price of train tickets is $39 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Brighton and arrive in Canterbury West.

Train providers: Southern, Thameslink and Southeastern from Brighton to Canterbury trains

For as little as $36 (€31) you can travel by train from Brighton to Canterbury with Southern, Thameslink and Southeastern. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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 to Canterbury train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 37 min
  • Cheapest Price: $36

FAQs: Trains from Brighton to Canterbury

FAQs: Travel by train from Brighton to Canterbury 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 to Canterbury.
Cheap train tickets from Brighton to Canterbury can start from as little as $18 (€16) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brighton to Canterbury is $39 (€34); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Brighton to Canterbury is 2 h 16 min   to travel the 61 mile (98 km) long trip, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brighton to Canterbury leaves at 4: 38 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brighton to Canterbury leaves at 6: 14 PM.
There are 12 trains a day from Brighton to Canterbury which require at least one change with Southern, Thameslink or Southeastern. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Brighton to Canterbury train with Southern, Thameslink or Southeastern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Brighton to Canterbury as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 6: 14 PM.

When departing from Brighton, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Brighton and London Road (Brighton). When arriving in Canterbury, you can end your route in train stations like Canterbury West, Canterbury East and Canterbury East or Canterbury West.

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 Canterbury West, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Canterbury from Brighton is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 16 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Brighton to Canterbury is March.
You have options as you can travel to Canterbury from Brighton 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Brighton and Canterbury

Brighton is the most popular Brighton railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brighton for your trip to Canterbury.
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