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Norwich to Gatwick Airport by train

It takes an average of 5h 2m to travel from Norwich to Gatwick Airport by train, over a distance of around 119 miles (192 km). There are normally 27 trains per day travelling from Norwich to Gatwick Airport and tickets for this journey start from £20.20 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 3h 10m
PriceFrom £20.20
Distance119 miles (192 km)
Frequency27 trains per day
First train04:27
Last train22:42
Departure stationNorwich
Arrival stationGatwick Airport
Changes1 change
Train operatorsCrossCountry, Great Northern, Greater Anglia, East Midlands Railway, Thameslink, Southern

Norwich to Gatwick Airport train times

Check out the next trains departing from Norwich to Gatwick Airport for Tuesday 9th November 2021 using our handy timetable below, including platform and live travel information. You can view the full day timetable or search for a different date here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:32 14:35 3h 3m, 2 changes
12:00 15:05 3h 5m, 2 changes
12:29 15:43 3h 14m, 1 change
12:32 15:35 3h 3m, 2 changes
13:00 16:05 3h 5m, 2 changes
13:27 16:43 3h 16m, 1 change
13:30 16:35 3h 5m, 2 changes
14:01 17:05 3h 4m, 2 changes
14:27 17:43 3h 16m, 1 change
14:30 17:35 3h 5m, 2 changes

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Norwich to Gatwick Airport? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport take?

The average journey time by train between Norwich and Gatwick Airport is 5 hours and 2 minutes, with around 27 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.

What's the fastest journey time between Norwich and Gatwick Airport by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport is 3 hours and 10 minutes.

How much does the train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport cost?

Train ticket prices from Norwich to Gatwick Airport can start from as little as £20.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport?

No, there are no direct train services from Norwich to Gatwick Airport. Travelling from Norwich to Gatwick Airport by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport leave?

The first train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport leaves at 04:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport leave?

The last train from Norwich to Gatwick Airport leaves at 22:42. 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.

What's the distance between Norwich and Gatwick Airport by train?

Trains travelling from Norwich to Gatwick Airport cover a distance of around 119 miles (192 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

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

Cheap train tickets from Norwich to Gatwick Airport

Train tickets from Norwich to Gatwick Airport start at £20.20 one way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. As most UK train companies increase their prices as the departure date approaches, we’ll help you find the cheapest tickets, and even tell you when the prices are likely to increase with Price Prediction.

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Consider a Season Ticket

If you catch this train more than 3 times per week, you could save money with a Season Ticket. With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for Norwich to Gatwick Airport is right for you.

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