Racecourse admission at reduced rate for combined rail-race admission tickets.

Brighton racecourse provides a courtesy bus service that operates from Brighton Station to the race course from approximately 2 hours prior to the first race. The bus parks 200 yards south of the station (at the top of Queens Road). There are return journeys to the station after racing.

Brighton racecourse telephone 01273 603 580, or there website can be found here.

Type of offer
Alternate Fare 
Nearest stations

When you purchase your train ticket to Brighton then simply ask for the Brighton Races Add-on ticket at the same time.

If you already hold a valid train ticket for travel to Brighton, then simply show this at the Ticket Office and ask for the Brighton Races Add-on ticket.  

Brighton racecourse stands high above the vibrant City by the Sea, with panoramic views across the English Channel and South Downs.

Brighton racecourse assures to be the perfect venue to enjoy a day out with friends and family. With race meetings staged between April and October, not only do you have the opportunity to experience horseracing in an ideal setting on the south coast, which is less than an hour away from London by train, but have the option to continue your day's entertainment with a promenade along Brighton's cosmopolitan seafront of sophisticated bars, cafes, hotels and nightlife.

Participating train companies
Gatwick ExpressSouthernThameslink;  

Last updated: 11 July 2022





Children under 16 accompanied by an adult are admitted free to the racecourse (Rail fare applies age 5 to 15 inclusive). Unaccompanied children under 16 are not allowed in the racecourse

Discounts available with these products

Last updated: 10 March 2013


Area of validity
Further Information


Only available on Non Feature Racedays.

Period of availability
01/04/2005 - Until further notice

Last updated: 06 July 2017


Available to purchase
01/04/2005 - Until further notice
Buying your tickets

You will need a valid rail ticket which allows travel to Brighton and then ask for a Brighton races Add-on ticket. 

Booking conditions

Railcard discounts apply only to the rail element of the journey and not the Add-on amount for Brighton Racecourse.

Last updated: 06 July 2017

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Last updated:   11 July 2022