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Journey information from Gatwick Airport to London

  • Train Fares from: £12
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: Direct

Trains from Gatwick Airport

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.

Find out more about trains from Gatwick Airport

  • How long does it take to travel from Gatwick Airport to London by train?

    The average journey time between Gatwick Airport and London is . On an average weekday, there are 1102 trains travelling from Gatwick Airport to London. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Gatwick Airport to London by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Gatwick Airport to London cost?

    Train tickets from Gatwick Airport to London can start from as little as £12 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.

  • 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.

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  • What is the distance between Gatwick Airport and London?

    The distance between Gatwick Airport and London is 24 miles.

    Distance: 24 miles
  • What time is the first train from Gatwick Airport to London?

    The first train from Gatwick Airport to London departs at .

    What time is the last train from Gatwick Airport to London?

    The last train from Gatwick Airport to London departs at .

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    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Gatwick Airport to London timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Gatwick Airport to London for Saturday 28th Nov 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
14:0214:4139m, direct
14:0514:4237m, direct
14:0815:0658m, direct
14:1014:5141m, direct
14:2415:0339m, direct
14:3215:1139m, direct
14:3415:1238m, direct
14:3815:3658m, direct
14:4015:2141m, direct
14:5415:3339m, direct

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from London to Gatwick Airport.

Looking for other travel options? We also sell National Express coach tickets across the UK. Check out times and tickets for Gatwick Airport to London by bus.

How to find cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport to London

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.