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Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Cheapest

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

Southern
13:022h13
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:15Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£371One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
14:132h32
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
16:45Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£371One-way
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
19:262h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
21:46Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£371One-way
0 changes
Southern
16:022h14
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
18:16Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£371One-way
0 changes
Southern
12:022h13
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
14:15Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£391One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 18 June
West Midlands Railway
08:451h52
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:37Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
19:262h20
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
21:46Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
0 changes
Southern
16:022h14
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
18:16Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
0 changes
Southern
13:022h13
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:15Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
0 changes
West Midlands Railway
14:132h32
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
16:45Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
0 changes

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Train times from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

Showing times and prices for 18 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 52 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

106 km

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

West Midlands Railway
08:451h52
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
10:37Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£611One-way
0 changes
London Overground
05:572h10
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
08:07Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£451One-way
0 changes
Southern
13:022h13
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
15:15Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£371One-way
0 changes
Southern
12:022h13
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
14:15Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£391One-way
0 changes
Southern
16:022h14
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
18:16Milton Keynes Central (MKC)
£371One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

distanceDistance66 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesSouthern, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Thameslink, Gatwick Express or London Public Transportation (3)

Trains from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) cover the 66 miles long trip taking on average 1 h 48 min with our travel partners like Southern, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Thameslink, Gatwick Express or London Public Transportation (3). Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Gatwick Airport and arrive in Milton Keynes Central.

Train providers: Southern, West Midland Trains and Virgin Trains trains Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC)

For as little as £43 you can travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) with Southern, West Midland Trains and Virgin Trains. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

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.

Train information from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 25 min
  • Cheapest Price: £58
  • Thameslink frequency: 29 a day

FAQs: Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train

FAQs: Travel by train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) 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 Milton Keynes Central (MKC).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) can start from as little as £37 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) is £43; 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 Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train time is 1 h 48 min   covering the 66 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) leaves at 04: 57. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) leaves at 19: 26.
There are 50 trains a day from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) which require at least one change with Southern, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Thameslink, Gatwick Express or London Public Transportation (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Southern, West Midlands Trains, Virgin Trains, Thameslink, Gatwick Express or London Public Transportation (3). However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Gatwick Airport (GTW) and Milton Keynes Central (MKC) to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 26.

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 Milton Keynes Central, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 48 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Gatwick Airport (GTW) to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Milton Keynes Central (MKC) from Gatwick Airport (GTW) including taking a 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 Milton Keynes Central

Distance from Milton Keynes Central to city center
Distance from Milton Keynes Central to city center
1.5 miles (2.4 km)
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Type of shops available: Convenience store Passport Photo Booth
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from help point, Yes - from ticket office | Helpline Contact: 0800 0248 997 | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Public telephones are accessible - situated on the concourse and at the front of the station outside the main entrance | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are available | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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