It takes an average of 48m to travel from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport by train, over a distance of around 23 miles (38 km). There are normally 177 trains per day traveling from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport and tickets for this journey start from $14.62 when you book in advance.
23 miles (38 km)
177 trains per day
Direct trains available
Thinking about taking the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport? We've got you covered.
It usually takes around 48 minutes to travel the 38 km from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport by train, although you can get there in as little as 29 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 177 trains per day running on this route. You won't need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available.
Train tickets from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport start from $14.62 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.
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The average journey time by train between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport is 48 minutes, with around 177 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport is 29 minutes.
Train tickets from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport can start from as little as $14.62 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport without having to change trains. There are 177 direct trains from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport leaves at 03:08. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport leaves at 02:12. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport cover a distance of around 23 miles (38 km) during the journey.
If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria.
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