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Fancy a little history alongside some seaside fun? Head to Hastings for the day with our coast-to-coast trains from Brighton to Hastings. Explore Hastings Castle and St. Clements Caves or head to the pier. Whatever you want to do, travelling with us means a stress-free journey where you don’t need to worry about traffic jams or parking for the day. Our services run regularly throughout the day and you can find live departure times below, as well as options to book train tickets from Brighton to Hastings.

Journey information from Brighton to Hastings

  • How long is the average journey duration from Brighton to Hastings? 1 hour 9 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Brighton to Hastings? 1 hour 8 minutes
  • When is the first train from Brighton to Hastings? 06:26
  • When is the last train from Brighton to Hastings? 22:26
  • How many services run for Brighton to Hastings today? 17

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 book cheaper train tickets

Take an Off-Peak trip to save some money

Many of our trains from Brighton to Hastings are Off-Peak meaning you can save money against Peak travel times if you travel outside of the busiest hours.

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Railcards are great for those who travel with us regularly. If you are eligible for one – which you can check here – you can save up to 1/3 on each of your journeys with us.

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