London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR)

Showing times and prices for Jul 15

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Thameslink
07:32PM0h31
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:03PMEast Croydon (ECR)
$61One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:06AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:21AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Southern
08:02AM0h16
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:18AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:36AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:51AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:16AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:31AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, July 15
Thameslink
07:32PM0h31
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:03PMEast Croydon (ECR)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:36AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:51AMEast Croydon (ECR)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:16AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:31AMEast Croydon (ECR)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:06AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:21AMEast Croydon (ECR)
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:36PM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:51PMEast Croydon (ECR)
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR)

Showing times and prices for Jul 15

Fastest Journey

15 m

Average

17 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

25 km

Of the 7 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for East Croydon (ECR) every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
08:36AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:51AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:16AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:31AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:06AM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:21AMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Thameslink
08:36PM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:51PMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers
Southern
06:43PM0h15
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
06:58PMEast Croydon (ECR)
$91One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR)

distanceDistance15 miles (24 km)
durationAverage train duration14 min
priceCheapest ticket price$6 (€5)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouthern or Thameslink
Cheapest travel modetrain
Cheapest train ticket $6 (€5)

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) run on average 7 times per day, taking around 17m for the 25 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $6 (€5) but you can travel from only $6 (€5) by train.

Train companies: Southern and Thameslink from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) trains

You can travel by train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and East Croydon (ECR) with Southern and Thameslink for as low as $6 (€5). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Southern Rail is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates a wide range of services, from high-speed intercity trains to local commuter services. Its trains include the InterCity 125, InterCity 225, and Class 444 and 450. It also offers a variety of ticket types, such as Advance, Off-Peak, and Super Off-Peak. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. The most popular routes for Southern Rail are London to Brighton, London to Southampton, and London to Portsmouth.

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) train information with Southern:

  • Average Duration: 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: $6
  • Southern frequency: 11 a day

FAQs: Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR)

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) 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 East Croydon (ECR).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) can start from as little as $6 (€5) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) is $9 (€8); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) is on average 14 min   for the 15 mile (24 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and East Croydon (ECR) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) leaves at 5: 06 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) leaves at 10: 34 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) without having to change trains with Southern or Thameslink. There are 25 direct trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Southern or Thameslink. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 34 PM.
A day trip to East Croydon (ECR) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is worth doing with a journey time of 14 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR) is October.
Yes, you can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to East Croydon (ECR).

Trains arriving to East Croydon

Distance from East Croydon to city center
Distance from East Croydon to city center
1 mile (1.6 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement buses pick up / drop off at the bus stop on Dingwall Road.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
ATM
ATM
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: YES
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Shoe repairer Wide range of shops Off Licence Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Davis cars
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category A station: This station has step-free access to all platforms. Lifts to overbridge from all platforms and side entrance. Long steep ramps to platforms from main entrance. (over 1: 10 gradient). Assistance Meeting Point is the Information Point on station concourse. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All Southern ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Wheelchairs may only be available when the station is staffed | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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