Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) train

Tue, 28 May
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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK)

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Cheapest

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

Thameslink
07:490h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
08:38City Thameslink (CTK)
£131One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
09:190h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:08City Thameslink (CTK)
£131One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:010h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
08:58City Thameslink (CTK)
£151One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
07:100h48
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
07:58City Thameslink (CTK)
£151One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
06:020h56
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
06:58City Thameslink (CTK)
£151One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 28 May
Thameslink
08:010h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
08:58City Thameslink (CTK)
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Thameslink
07:490h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
08:38City Thameslink (CTK)
0 changes
Thameslink
07:100h48
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
07:58City Thameslink (CTK)
0 changes
Thameslink
09:190h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:08City Thameslink (CTK)
0 changes
Thameslink
06:020h56
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
06:58City Thameslink (CTK)
0 changes

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Train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK)

Showing times and prices for 28 May

Fastest Journey

37 m

Average

48 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

40 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Gatwick Airport (GTW) for City Thameslink (CTK) every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
08:360h37
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:13City Thameslink (CTK)
£151One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
10:360h37
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
11:13City Thameslink (CTK)
£161One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
07:100h48
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
07:58City Thameslink (CTK)
£151One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
07:490h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
08:38City Thameslink (CTK)
£131One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
09:190h49
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:08City Thameslink (CTK)
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK)

distanceDistance24 miles
durationAverage train duration37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£15 (€17)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 32 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThameslink or Southern

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) cover the 24 miles long route taking on average 37 min with our travel partners like Thameslink or Southern. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £8, but the average price of train tickets is £15. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in City Thameslink.

Train providers: Thameslink and Southern trains Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK)

You can travel by train between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and City Thameslink (CTK) with Thameslink and Southern for as low as £15. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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.

Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) train information with Southern:

  • Average Duration: 44 min
  • Cheapest Price: £28
  • Southern frequency: 17 a day

FAQs: Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) can start from as little as £8 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) is £15; 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 Gatwick Airport (GTW) and City Thameslink (CTK) is on average 37 min   for the 24 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) leaves at 04: 41. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) leaves at 21: 49.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) without having to change trains with Thameslink. There are 32 direct trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
When taking a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK), you can count on Thameslink or Southern for the best way to get you to City Thameslink (CTK). You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to City Thameslink (CTK) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 49.

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

A day trip to City Thameslink (CTK) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is worth doing with a journey time of 37 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to City Thameslink (CTK) by train is December.
You have options as you can travel to City Thameslink (CTK) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains departing from 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.

Trains arriving to City Thameslink

Distance from City Thameslink to city center
Distance from City Thameslink to city center
1.2 miles (2 km)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: YES
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Key cutting, Newsagent
Dining
Dining
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. Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All Thameslink 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: No | 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: No

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