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Cheap train tickets and times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ)

Showing times and prices for Jun 15

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 30 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

59 km

Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to start from $27 with an average ticket price of $27.

The fastest train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to takes 1h 20m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 30m and covers a distance of 59 km.

7 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for every day with 7 travelling directly.

Southern
02:43PM1h29
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
04:12PMWatford Junction (WFJ)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Southern
08:42AM1h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:15AMWatford Junction (WFJ)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Southern
10:26AM1h33
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:59AMWatford Junction (WFJ)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Southern
05:02PM1h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
06:22PMWatford Junction (WFJ)
$271One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
05:36PM1h36
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
07:12PMWatford Junction (WFJ)
$271One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ)

distanceDistance36 miles (58 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€26)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSouthern, Gatwick Express, Thameslink or London Public Transportation (3)

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) cover the 36 miles (58 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like Southern, Gatwick Express, Thameslink or London Public Transportation (3). Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $14 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€26). Travelers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Watford Junction.

Train companies: Southern, Gatwick Express and Thameslink from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) trains

Buy your official Southern, Gatwick Express and Thameslink train tickets to Watford Junction (WFJ) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) from $27 (€24) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 36 min
  • Cheapest Price: $27
  • Thameslink frequency: 14 a day

FAQs: Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ)

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) 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 Watford Junction (WFJ).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) can start from as little as $14 (€12) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) is $29 (€26); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) train travel time is 1 h 17 min   for the 36 mile (58 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) leaves at 4: 41 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) leaves at 5: 36 PM.
There are 24 trains a day from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) which require at least one change with Southern, Gatwick Express, Thameslink or London Public Transportation (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) train with Southern, Gatwick Express, Thameslink or London Public Transportation (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Watford Junction (WFJ) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

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 Watford Junction, located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Watford Junction (WFJ) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 17 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Watford Junction (WFJ) is May.
You have options as you can travel between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Watford Junction (WFJ) 2 different ways: train or bus.

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 Watford Junction

Distance from Watford Junction to city center
Distance from Watford Junction to city center
1.1 miles (1.7 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from bay 1 of the bus station at the side of the railway station.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 0248 997 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are accessible on platform 6 | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket Vending Machines are located in the Booking Hall. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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