If you have a flight into London Gatwick Airport, getting the train to your final destination is often a cheaper and more convenient option. You’ll fly into one of two terminals: Gatwick North Terminal or Gatwick South Terminal. South Terminal is only a two minutes walk away from Gatwick Airport train station. To get quickly from Gatwick North Terminal to Gatwick South Terminal, you can take the free shuttle bus.
How long does it take to travel from Gatwick Airport to London by train?
The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and London is 40 minutes. The fastest journey time is 1 hour 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 432 trains per day travelling from Gatwick Airport to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.
Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to London?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Gatwick Airport to London without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Gatwick Airport to London.
What time are the first and last train from Gatwick Airport to London?
The first train from Gatwick Airport to London departs at .
The last train from Gatwick Airport to London departs at .
No sleeper services are available.
There may also be less services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.