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Overview: Train from Dover to Brighton and Hove

distanceDistance66 miles (106 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€30)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSouthern

Trains from Dover to Brighton and Hove cover the 66 miles (106 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 30 min with our travel partners like Southern. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $36 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Dover Priory and arrive in Brighton Railway Station.

Trains from Dover to Brighton

The first train to Dover from Brighton departs at about 4:30 a.m. each day, and the last trip each day commences just before about 11:00 p.m. The majority of the trains depart in the morning (up to about  10 a.m.) There are generally no trains in the middle of the day or afternoon, but services recommence operations at around 10:00 p.m.

Which train companies travel from Dover to Brighton?

Southeastern, TrainLink and Southern railroad companies operate trains departing from Dover for Brighton. All three operators have trains operating from the three stations serving Dover. In most cases, a transfer along the journey will involve a switch to a train operated by a different one of these three companies.

How long is the train from Dover to Brighton?

There are no direct rail journeys between Dover and Brighton. All journeys involve at least one transfer; some involve two or three transfers. Journeys take between 2 hours and 30 minutes and 3 hours and 40 minutes, depending on the route,  and the number and duration of the transfers required.

How many trains are there from Dover to Brighton?

There are 29 departure times listed for each day from Brighton, headed for Dover.  Some of these are, in fact, the transfers for departures from one of the other Dover stations – Dover Priory most often serves as a transfer point for trains having left from Kearsney. The trains depart from one of the three Dover stations in the morning and then in the late evening into the night.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Dover to Brighton?

Departure train station:  Departures take place from Dover Priory,  Martin Mill and Kearsney station. Dover Priory is the main station serving Dover; Kearsney is second to Dover Priory and is situated on the outskirts of Dover, five-minutes' walk from the local shops. cabs from the station to the ferry are available. Martin Mill is a village outside of Dover, just a six-minute cab drive away..

Arrival train station: All trains from Dover to Brighton arrive at the Brighton railroad station, one of the UK's ten busiest stations. The station was built in 1840 and boasts several retail outlets as well as various restaurants. cabs and buses are plentiful. The station is only five-minutes' walk from the city center and about a 20-minute walk from the waterfront.

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FAQs

How much are cheap trains between Dover and Brighton and Hove?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Dover to Brighton and Hove for as low as $36 (€30)  for the next 7 days.

What is the price of a train ticket to Brighton and Hove from Dover?

The train price to Brighton and Hove from Dover is on average $36 (€30)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

What is the distance to Brighton and Hove from Dover by train?

You should expect to travel around 66 miles (106 km)  between Dover and Brighton and Hove by train.

How long is a train to Brighton and Hove from Dover on average?

The train time from Dover to Brighton and Hove is on average 2 h 30 min  for the 66 miles (106 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Dover and Brighton and Hove by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Dover to Brighton and Hove, which train station in Dover do I depart from and which train station in Brighton and Hove do I arrive in?

When departing from Dover, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Dover Priory and Dover, Town Centre (Pencester Rd). When arriving in Brighton and Hove, you can end your route in train stations like Brighton Railway Station and London Road (Brighton).

Omio customers book a train from Dover Priory   to Brighton Railway Station   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Dover located? Where is the arrival train station in Brighton and Hove located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Dover Priory, located approximately 0.6 miles (903 m) from the city center of Dover. The most popular arrival train station in Brighton and Hove, called Brighton Railway Station, is located around 0.1 miles (121 m) away from its city center.

What train providers go from Dover to Brighton and Hove?

For the journey from Dover to Brighton and Hove you can take a train with Southern. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Dover and Brighton and Hove on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

When does the first train depart from Dover to Brighton and Hove? When does the last train depart from Dover to Brighton and Hove?

You can take the first train from Dover to Brighton and Hove at 10: 49 AM. The last train from Dover to Brighton and Hove that you can take departs at 10: 49 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dover to Brighton and Hove schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How early should I buy train tickets between Dover and Brighton and Hove to score the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets between Dover and Brighton and Hove within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Dover to Brighton and Hove a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Brighton and Hove
Dover Priory is the most popular Dover 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 Dover for your trip to Brighton and Hove.