London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train

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Cheap train tickets and times from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for Apr 18

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 16 m

Average

1 h 17 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

39 km

Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo (WAT) to start from $30 with an average ticket price of $45.

The fastest train from London Waterloo (WAT) to takes 1h 16m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 17m and covers a distance of 39 km.

4 trains that leave London Waterloo (WAT) for every day with It's difficult to get from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Thameslink
12:03AM1h19
London Waterloo (WAT)
01:22AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$301One-way
2 transfers
Thameslink
12:36AM1h20
London Waterloo (WAT)
01:56AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$501One-way
1 transfer
Thameslink
12:06AM1h16
London Waterloo (WAT)
01:22AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$501One-way
1 transfer
Thameslink
01:14AM1h16
London Waterloo (WAT)
02:30AMGatwick Airport (GTW)
$501One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

distanceDistance24 miles (38 km)
durationAverage train duration42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 27 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouthern, Thameslink, Gatwick Express, Bus or South Western Railway

Trains from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) cover the 24 miles (38 km) long route taking on average 42 min with our travel partners like Southern, Thameslink, Gatwick Express, Bus or South Western Railway. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $28 (€25), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $18 (€16). Travelers depart most frequently from London Waterloo and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

Train providers: Southern, Thameslink and Bus from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) trains

Travel from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from $18 (€16) with Omio’s train partners Southern, Thameslink and Bus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Gatwick Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport, with trains running every 15 minutes throughout the day. The trains are modern and comfortable, with air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi. There are two types of trains: the Gatwick Express and the Southern service. The Gatwick Express is the fastest service, taking just 30 minutes to reach the airport. The Southern service takes a few minutes longer but offers more stops along the way.

    FAQs: Trains from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

    FAQs: Travel by train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) 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 (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) can start from as little as $18 (€16) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is $28 (€25); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The train time between London Waterloo (WAT) and Gatwick Airport (GTW) is on average 42 min   for the 24 mile (38 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 4: 49 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 10: 21 PM.
    There are 51 trains a day from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) which require at least one change with Southern, Thameslink, Gatwick Express, Bus or South Western Railway. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Take the London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train with Southern, Thameslink, Gatwick Express, Bus or South Western Railway. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between London Waterloo (WAT) and Gatwick Airport (GTW) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 21 PM.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from London Waterloo, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gatwick Airport, located 29.3 miles (47.2 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month for a train from London Waterloo (WAT) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is November.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from London Waterloo (WAT) including taking a train or bus.

    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
    Wifi
    Wifi
    ATM
    ATM
    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.
    Dining
    Dining
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Avis Budget | Europcar
    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
    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.

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