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Cheap train tickets and times from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for Jun 14

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

31 m

Average

36 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

36 km

Cheap train tickets from Brighton station (BTN) to start from $15 with an average ticket price of $15.

The fastest train from Brighton station (BTN) to takes 31m in comparison to an average duration of 36m and covers a distance of 36 km.

6 trains that leave Brighton station (BTN) for every day with 6 travelling directly.

Thameslink
05:26AM0h39
Brighton station (BTN)
06:05AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$151One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
07:39AM0h36
Brighton station (BTN)
08:15AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$151One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
06:28PM0h37
Brighton station (BTN)
07:05PMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$151One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:58AM0h37
Brighton station (BTN)
09:35AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$151One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
04:14PM0h31
Brighton station (BTN)
04:45PMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$151One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage train duration28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$15 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern

Trains from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) cover the 22 miles (36 km) long trip taking on average 28 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $8 (€7), but the average price of train tickets is $15 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Brighton and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

Train providers: Thameslink, Gatwick Express and Southern from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) trains

For as little as $8 (€7) you can travel by train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) with Thameslink, Gatwick Express and Southern. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Thameslink is a train service that operates in the United Kingdom. It is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway and serves the counties of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, and Surrey. The trains run from early morning until late at night, with some services running 24 hours a day. There are a variety of train types available, including Class 700 Desiro City, Class 377 Electrostar, Class 387/1 Electrostar, and Class 319/0. Ticket types include Anytime, Off-Peak, Super Off-Peak, and Advance. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power sockets, and air conditioning. The most popular routes for Thameslink are London to Brighton, London to Bedford, and London to Luton.

Thameslink from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train information:

  • Average Duration: 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $8
  • Thameslink frequency: 14 a day

FAQs: Trains from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

FAQs: Travel by train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) can start from as little as $8 (€7) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is $15 (€13); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time between Brighton station (BTN) and Gatwick Airport (GTW) is on average 28 min   for the 22 mile (36 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 4: 56 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 11: 23 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) without having to change trains with Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. There are 24 direct trains from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from Brighton station (BTN) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 23 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brighton, which is located around 0.4 miles (585 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gatwick Airport, located 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from Brighton station (BTN) is worth doing with a journey time of 28 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is March.
You have options as you can travel from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) 2 different ways: train or bus.

Trains departing from Brighton

Distance from Brighton to city center
Distance from Brighton to city center
0.4 miles (585 m)
Amenities at station
Accessibility
Accessibility

Trains arriving to Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
29.3 miles (47.2 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: GH1, 17, 18
Train lines: Thameslink, Brighton Main Line, Gatwick Express, Redhill Line, Mainline East, Mainline West
Onward travel information: Available from airport.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: The upper level of the bus station
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Gatwick Airport
1 miles (1 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport can be reached from the station by public transit in 5 minutes via the inter-terminal shuttle.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located outside the station as well as on concourse.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are located in the South Terminal bus Station, about 200 yards from station concourse through airport complex
Lockers
Lockers
Provided by Excess Baggage Co located in the North Terminal, open daily from 06: 00 until 18: 00.
Dining
Dining
Costa Coffee | KFC | McDonald's
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Enterprise | Alamo | Hertz | SIXT | Europcar | Avis
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located inside the main terminal.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Escalators, elevators, induction loop, accessible ticket machines, impaired mobility set down, wheelchair ramp for train access, accessible toilets, accessible booking office.

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