Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train

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Cheap train tickets from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

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Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Thameslink
16:220h30
Brighton station (BTN)
16:52Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
18:580h37
Brighton station (BTN)
19:35Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£91One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
10:220h30
Brighton station (BTN)
10:52Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£91One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
14:280h37
Brighton station (BTN)
15:05Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£91One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
16:190h37
Brighton station (BTN)
16:56Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£101One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBrighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 16 June
Thameslink
10:220h30
Brighton station (BTN)
10:52Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Thameslink
18:580h37
Brighton station (BTN)
19:35Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Thameslink
14:280h37
Brighton station (BTN)
15:05Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Southern
11:261h44
Brighton station (BTN)
13:10Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Southern
12:261h43
Brighton station (BTN)
14:09Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes

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Train times from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Showing times and prices for 16 Jun

Fastest Journey

30 m

Average

51 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

36 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Brighton station (BTN) for Gatwick Airport (GTW) every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
10:220h30
Brighton station (BTN)
10:52Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£91One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
16:220h30
Brighton station (BTN)
16:52Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
18:580h37
Brighton station (BTN)
19:35Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£91One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
14:280h37
Brighton station (BTN)
15:05Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£91One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
16:190h37
Brighton station (BTN)
16:56Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£101One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£12 (€13)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern

Trains from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) cover the 22 miles long route taking on average 28 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £12, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £6. Travellers depart most frequently from Brighton and arrive in Gatwick Airport.

Train providers: Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express trains Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW)

Travel from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from £11 with Omio’s train partners Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route 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.

Gatwick Express from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train information:

  • Average Duration: 29 min
  • Cheapest Price: £15
  • Gatwick Express frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Brighton station (BTN) 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 Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) can start from as little as £6 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) is £12; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) train travel time is 28 min   for the 22 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 04: 56. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) leaves at 23: 23.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) without having to change trains with Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. There are 24 direct trains from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the route from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) you can take a train with Thameslink, Gatwick Express or Southern. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 23.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brighton, which is located around 0.4 miles (585 m) 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.

A day trip to Gatwick Airport (GTW) from Brighton station (BTN) is worth doing with a journey time of 28 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) by train is March.
You have options as you can travel from Brighton station (BTN) to Gatwick Airport (GTW) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from Brighton

Distance from Brighton to city center
Distance from Brighton to city center
0.4 miles (585 m)
Amenities at station
Accessibility
Accessibility

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
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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