Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) train

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Cheap train tickets from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 26

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Thameslink
05:30AM2h48
Stansted Airport (SSD)
08:18AMBrighton station (BTN)
$1071One-way
2 transfers

Train schedule from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 26
Thameslink
05:30AM2h48
Stansted Airport (SSD)
08:18AMBrighton station (BTN)
2 transfers

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Fastest train times from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN)

Showing times and prices for Jul 26

Fastest Journey

2 h 48 m

Average

2 h 48 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

121 km

It's difficult to get from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) without transferring at least 2 times.

Fastest
Thameslink
05:30AM2h48
Stansted Airport (SSD)
08:18AMBrighton station (BTN)
$1071One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN)

distanceDistance74 miles (120 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$89 (€77)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersGatwick Express, Thameslink, Southern or Abellio Greater Anglia

Trains from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) cover the 74 miles (120 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 27 min with our travel partners like Gatwick Express, Thameslink, Southern or Abellio Greater Anglia. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $86 (€74), but the average price of train tickets is $89 (€77). Travelers depart most frequently from Stansted Airport and arrive in Brighton.

Train providers: Gatwick Express, Thameslink and Southern from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) trains

Travel to Brighton station (BTN) from Stansted Airport (SSD) from $86 (€74) with Omio’s train partners Gatwick Express, Thameslink and Southern! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) train information with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: $92

FAQs: Trains from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN)

FAQs: Travel by train from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) 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 Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN).
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Cheap train tickets from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) can start from as little as $86 (€74) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) is $89 (€77); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) train time is 2 h 27 min   covering the 74 mile (120 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) leaves at 7: 00 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) leaves at 2: 30 PM.
For the route from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) you can take a train with Gatwick Express, Thameslink, Southern or Abellio Greater Anglia. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Stansted Airport (SSD) and Brighton station (BTN) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Stansted Airport, which is located around 30.9 miles (49.9 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brighton, located 0.4 miles (585 m) away from the city centre.

A trip to Brighton station (BTN) from Stansted Airport (SSD) is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 27 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Stansted Airport (SSD) to Brighton station (BTN) by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Brighton station (BTN) from Stansted Airport (SSD) including taking a bus or train.

Trains departing from Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
30.9 miles (49.9 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles (0 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

Trains arriving to Brighton

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

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