Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Southern
08:021h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:02London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southern
21:131h03
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:16London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southern
21:561h03
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:59London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southern
09:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southern
21:261h03
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:29London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change

Train timetableGatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 26 April
Southern
08:021h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:02London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Gatwick Express
08:100h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:07London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
08:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
08:251h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:25London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
08:321h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:32London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Gatwick Express
08:400h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:37London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
08:430h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:41London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
08:551h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:55London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
09:021h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:02London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Gatwick Express
09:100h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:07London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
09:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Gatwick Express
21:101h02
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:12London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
21:131h03
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:16London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
21:261h03
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:29London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Gatwick Express
21:401h02
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:42London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Southern
21:561h03
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
22:59London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change
Gatwick Express
22:101h02
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
23:12London Kings Cross (KGX)
1 change

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Train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 26 Apr

Fastest Journey

57 m

Average

1 h

Trains per day

17

Distance

42 km

To travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Gatwick Express
08:100h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:07London Kings Cross (KGX)
£371One-way
1 change
Fastest
Gatwick Express
08:400h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:37London Kings Cross (KGX)
£371One-way
1 change
Fastest
Gatwick Express
09:100h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:07London Kings Cross (KGX)
£371One-way
1 change
Southern
09:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Southern
08:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

distanceDistance25 miles
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 25 miles long trip taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in London Kings Cross.

Train companies: Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express trains Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Travel to London Kings Cross (KGX) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) from £12 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 trip for you.

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 London Kings Cross (KGX) train information with Southern:

  • Average Duration: 56 min
  • Cheapest Price: £27

FAQs: Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 London Kings Cross (KGX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is £27; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) train travel time is 56 min   for the 25 mile long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 08: 02. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 23: 10.
There are 12 trains a day from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) which require at least one change with Thameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) you can take a train with Thameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and London Kings Cross (KGX) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 10.

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 London Kings Cross, located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) is March.
You have options as you can travel from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 London Kings Cross

Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
Distance from London Kings Cross to city center
2.2 miles (3.6 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Metro: N/A
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
London City Airport
9 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 30 minutes. Take the Southeastern line from St Pancras International to Stratford International, then take the DLR line to the airport.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free, unlimited Wi-Fi in the station.
ATM
ATM
Located near Platforms 11 and 10, just past Caffé Nero.
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: The taxi rank is situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located at the taxi rank situated on Pancras Road just outside of the station. The taxi rank is located outside the station on Pancras Road. There is a help point at the taxi rank that can be used to request disability assistance. All London Black Cabs can accommodate wheelchair passengers without wheelchair users having to leave their wheelchair.
Lockers
Lockers
Located by the entrance of Platform 9 provided by Excess Baggage Co, open daily from 08: 00 until 21: 00.
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Cafes, bars, kiosks, restaurants, delicatessens, confectioners, groceries, food and drink to eat in or take away. Clothes, stationery, flowers, photo processing, mobile phones, bureau de change, shoe repairs, key cutting, Pharmacy and prescriptions, optician, fitness, health and beauty services.
Dining
Dining
Caffè Nero | Starbucks | The Pasty Shop | Upper Crust | Giraffe World Kitchen | Black Sheep Coffee | Hotel Chocolat | Leon | Pret a Manger | Wasabi | & more
Information Desk
Information Desk
Located near the main entrance.
Accessibility
Accessibility
There is step-free access in the whole station to all platforms. There are elevators between the concourse and Mezzanine and London Underground ticket hall.

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