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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Greater Anglia
09:36AM1h51
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:27AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$691One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
08:06AM1h51
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:57AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$731One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:18AM2h09
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:27AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$731One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
08:43AM2h01
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:44AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$731One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
12:13PM1h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$741One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, April 19
Greater Anglia
08:06AM1h51
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:57AMStansted Airport (SSD)
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
09:36AM1h51
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:27AMStansted Airport (SSD)
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
08:43AM2h01
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:44AMStansted Airport (SSD)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:18AM2h09
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:27AMStansted Airport (SSD)
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
12:13PM1h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

Showing times and prices for Apr 19

Fastest Journey

1 h 51 m

Average

1 h 58 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

86 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for Stansted Airport (SSD) every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Greater Anglia
08:06AM1h51
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:57AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$731One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
09:36AM1h51
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:27AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$691One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
12:13PM1h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
02:11PMStansted Airport (SSD)
$741One-way
0 transfers
Greater Anglia
08:43AM2h01
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:44AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$731One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:18AM2h09
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:27AMStansted Airport (SSD)
$731One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

distanceDistance53 miles (86 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€64)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAbellio Greater Anglia, Thameslink, Southern or Tube

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) cover the 53 miles (86 km) long route taking on average 1 h 49 min with our travel partners like Abellio Greater Anglia, Thameslink, Southern or Tube. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $73 (€64), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $69 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Stansted Airport.

Train providers: Abellio Greater Anglia, Thameslink and Southern from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) trains

Abellio Greater Anglia, Thameslink and Southern trains will get you to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) from $69 (€60). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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.

Train information from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 8 min
  • Cheapest Price: $69

FAQs: Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD)

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) can start from as little as $69 (€61) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) is $73 (€64); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is on average 1 h 49 min   for the 53 mile (86 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) leaves at 7: 40 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) leaves at 9: 11 PM.
For the best Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Abellio Greater Anglia, Thameslink, Southern or Tube. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 11 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gatwick Airport, which is located around 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Stansted Airport, located 30.9 miles (49.9 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Stansted Airport (SSD) by train is January.
You have options as you can travel to Stansted Airport (SSD) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) 2 different ways: bus or train.

Trains departing from 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.

Trains arriving to Stansted Airport

Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
Distance from Stansted Airport to city center
30.9 miles (49.9 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 30 - 19: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Bus lines: IC buses, National Express, X10 Airlink, X30 Airlink, 42A, 133 Sapphire, 5, 6, 7, 7A
Train lines: Stansted Express, West Anglia Main Line, CrossCountry
Onward travel information: Local buses and National Coach routes stop in bus station located at airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement services operate from the main coach station as directed by Station Staff.
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London Stansted Airport
0 miles (0 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
The airport is a 5 minute walk away from the railway station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near the main entrance.
Taxi
Taxi
Accessible taxis: Details of nearest taxis are shown on station information poster
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Newsagent/Sweets Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Burger King | The Windmill
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
SIXT | Europcar | Hertz | Enterprise | Alamo | Budget | Avis
Accessibility
Accessibility
Ramp, wheelchair train access available on request, escalators, wheelchair access to platforms.

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