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Compare prices and tickets London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham by train or bus

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Cheap train tickets and times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Apr 22

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

2 h 46 m

Average

3 h 19 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

189 km

Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to start from $77 with an average ticket price of $79.

The fastest train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to takes 2h 46m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 19m and covers a distance of 189 km.

8 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for every day with 8 travelling directly.

Avanti West Coast
08:25AM3h23
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:48AMBirmingham
$771One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:02AM2h46
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:48PMBirmingham
$781One-way
0 transfers
West Midlands Railway
05:13PM3h25
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:38PMBirmingham
$801One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
09:02AM2h46
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:48AMBirmingham
$801One-way
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
08:13AM3h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:48AMBirmingham
$811One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$80 (€71)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersVirgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham cover the 117 miles (188 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 25 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $41 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $80 (€71).

Train companies: Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham trains

Travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham from $47 (€41) with Omio’s train partners Virgin Trains, CrossCountry and Chiltern Railways! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 9 min
  • Cheapest Price: $224
  • Thameslink frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham.
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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham can start from as little as $41 (€36) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham is $80 (€71); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train time is 2 h 25 min   covering the 117 mile (188 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham leaves at 4: 41 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham leaves at 10: 00 PM.
There are 16 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham which require at least one change with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham you can take a train with Virgin Trains, CrossCountry, Chiltern Railways, Great Western Rail, West Midland Trains or Thameslink. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Birmingham from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 00 PM.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham by train is October.
You have options as you can travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham 2 different ways: train or bus.

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