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

Wed, 19 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Southern
08:040h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:19Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Thameslink
08:170h30
East Croydon (ECR)
08:47Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Southern
08:230h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:38Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Southern
08:100h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:25Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Southern
08:270h39
East Croydon (ECR)
09:06Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes

Train timetableEast Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Southern
08:040h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:19Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Southern
08:100h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:25Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:170h30
East Croydon (ECR)
08:47Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:190h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:34Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Southern
08:230h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:38Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Southern
08:270h39
East Croydon (ECR)
09:06Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes

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

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

15 m

Average

21 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

25 km

Of the 6 trains that leave East Croydon (ECR) for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Southern
08:040h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:19Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Southern
08:230h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:38Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Southern
08:100h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:25Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Thameslink
08:190h15
East Croydon (ECR)
08:34Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:170h30
East Croydon (ECR)
08:47Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£71One-way
0 changes

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

distanceDistance15 miles
durationAverage train duration14 min
priceAverage train ticket price£7 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThameslink or Southern

Trains from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) cover the 15 miles long route taking on average 14 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or Southern. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £7, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £5.

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

Find the best trains from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) with Omio's travel partners Thameslink and Southern from £5. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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.

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

  • Average Duration: 14 min
  • Cheapest Price: £5
  • Thameslink frequency: 10 a day

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

FAQs: Travel by train from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) can start from as little as £5 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is £7; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train time is 14 min   covering the 15 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 04: 49. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 22: 47.
Yes, it is possible to travel from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without having to change trains with Thameslink or Southern. There are 24 direct trains from East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Take the East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train with Thameslink or Southern. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from East Croydon (ECR) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 47.
A day trip to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from East Croydon (ECR) 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 East Croydon (ECR) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is October.
Yes, you can take a train to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from East Croydon (ECR).

Trains departing from 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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