The cheapest trains from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Cheapest

£14

Average

£14

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 14.

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08:06Gatwick Airport0h44 08:50London St Pancras
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£141One-way
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08:19Gatwick Airport0h56 09:15London St Pancras
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08:14Gatwick Airport0h46 09:00London St Pancras
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£141One-way

Timetable Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross

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08:06Gatwick Airport0h44 08:50London St Pancras
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08:14Gatwick Airport0h46 09:00London St Pancras
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08:19Gatwick Airport0h56 09:15London St Pancras
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The fastest trains from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross

Showing times and prices for 19 Oct

Fastest Journey

44 m

Average

48 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

42 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Gatwick Airport for London Kings Cross every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 42 km distance in an average of 48 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 56 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:06Gatwick Airport0h44 08:50London St Pancras
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£141One-way
08:14Gatwick Airport0h46 09:00London St Pancras
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£141One-way
08:19Gatwick Airport0h56 09:15London St Pancras
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£141One-way

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Train Information to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport

distanceDistance25 miles (41 km)
durationAverage train duration44 min
priceAverage train ticket price£13 (€15)
frequencyTrain frequency27 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 27 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink

Trains from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross cover the 25 miles (41 km) long trip taking on average 44 min with our travel partners like Thameslink. Normally, there are 27 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £13, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £11.

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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport for as little as £11  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross cost on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Gatwick Airport and London Kings Cross is £13  one way.
What is the distance from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport via train to be approximately 25 miles (41 km).
How many hours does it take from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross by train?
The train time to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport is on average 44 min  for the 25 miles (41 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train companies should I travel with from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross?
If you're looking for trains from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross, you can rely on Thameslink to get you to London Kings Cross. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross direct train services?
Yes, there are 27 direct trains a day between Gatwick Airport and London Kings Cross. If you’re looking for a direct train from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross, consider travelling with Thameslink. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services per day are there from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross?
On average, there are 27 trains a day from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross? What time is the last train from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross?
The earliest train for this journey departs from Gatwick Airport at 07: 06. The last train leaves from Gatwick Airport at 08: 30. Check Omio for the latest train times from Gatwick Airport to London Kings Cross and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I book train tickets to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £13 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Gatwick Airport and London Kings Cross are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Gatwick Airport
London Kings Cross
The major railway station for departures from Gatwick Airport is. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at for your trip to London Kings Cross from Gatwick Airport.

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