London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport train

Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport

Showing times and prices for Feb 02

Cheapest

22

Average

24

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

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09:03AMLondon Waterloo0h46 09:49AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
221One-way
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08:42AMLondon Waterloo0h43 09:25AMGatwick Airport
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221One-way
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08:07AMLondon Waterloo0h57 09:04AMGatwick Airport
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221One-way
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08:24AMLondon Waterloo0h44 09:08AMGatwick Airport
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08:54AMLondon Waterloo0h44 09:38AMGatwick Airport
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221One-way

Train schedule from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport

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08:07AMLondon Waterloo0h57 09:04AMGatwick Airport
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08:08AMLondon Waterloo0h56 09:04AMGatwick Airport
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08:24AMLondon Waterloo0h44 09:08AMGatwick Airport
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08:42AMLondon Waterloo0h43 09:25AMGatwick Airport
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08:54AMLondon Waterloo0h44 09:38AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
09:03AMLondon Waterloo0h46 09:49AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport

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Fastest Journey

43 m

Average

48 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

39 km

It's difficult to get from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport without transferring at least once.

Fastest
08:42AMLondon Waterloo0h43 09:25AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
221One-way
08:24AMLondon Waterloo0h44 09:08AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
221One-way
08:54AMLondon Waterloo0h44 09:38AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
221One-way
09:03AMLondon Waterloo0h46 09:49AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
221One-way
08:08AMLondon Waterloo0h56 09:04AMGatwick Airport
1 transfer
361One-way

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Overview: Train from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport

distanceDistance24 miles (38 km)
durationAverage train duration44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency57 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersSouth Western Railway

Trains from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport cover the 24 miles (38 km) long trip taking on average 44 min with our travel partners like South Western Railway. Normally, there are 57 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

Train providers: South Western Railway from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport trains

For as little as $27 (€23) you can travel by train between London Waterloo and Gatwick Airport with South Western Railway. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport train information with South Western Railway:

  • Average Duration: 39 min
  • South Western Railway frequency: 57 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Gatwick Airport 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 Waterloo to Gatwick Airport.
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Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport to cost as little as $27 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $27 (€23)  for a train ticket between London Waterloo and Gatwick Airport.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport by train to be approximately 24 miles (38 km).
The train time to Gatwick Airport from London Waterloo is on average 44 min  for the 24 miles (38 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between London Waterloo and Gatwick Airport by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from London Waterloo   and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Gatwick Airport, located 4.8 miles (7.8 km) away from the city center.

If you're looking for trains from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport, you can rely on South Western Railway to get you to Gatwick Airport. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 57 trains a day from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport at 5: 30 AM   or take the last train from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport leaving at 11: 32 PM. Look for the latest London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Gatwick Airport from London Waterloo within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $27 (€23) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from London Waterloo to Gatwick Airport a few months in advance.

Trains departing from London Waterloo

Distance from London Waterloo to city center
Distance from London Waterloo to city center
1.2 miles (2 km)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Onward travel information: Waterloo is well connected to London's public transport network. Waterloo Underground station serves the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Plan a journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Buses depart from several points around the station. All Transport for London Buses are accessible with step free access and have a dedicated mobility space. Buses from Waterloo (tfl. Gov. Uk) The station has a dedicated taxi rank for London Black Taxis on the roadway outside exit 3. Santander Hire Bicycles are available from the docking stations outside. Santander Cycles - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk) Waterloo is within easy walking distance of the South Bank and a number of visitor attractions. Walking - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Metro: Waterloo Underground station is served by the Bakerloo, Jubilee, Northern and Waterloo & City Lines. Step free access is available to and from the Jubilee Line. For more information on London Transport accessibility: Plan an accessible journey - Transport for London (tfl. Gov. Uk).
Amenities at station
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: Taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: A wide range of shops including convenience store, supermarket, pharmacy, newsagent, bookseller, clothing, gifts, travel accessories and passport photobooth.
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: There is step free access from the main concourse to all platforms, shops and facilities. Step free exits are exit 1 (Station approach), exit 2 (with a lift to Waterloo Road and lift access to the London Underground Jubilee line), and exit 3 for taxis and onward travel towards the South Bank. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available from the taxi rank on Cab Road / Station Approach | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Ticket machines are located at various locations on the main concourse and are accessible to wheelchair users. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

Trains arriving to Gatwick Airport

Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
Distance from Gatwick Airport to city center
4.8 miles (7.8 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.
Parking
Parking
Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 1900 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: £8. 00 for 1 hour | £25. 00 for 1 day
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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