London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Cheapest

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

Thameslink
08:160h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:11London Charing Cross (CHX)
£221One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:060h48
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:54London Charing Cross (CHX)
£221One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, 22 June
Thameslink
08:160h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:11London Charing Cross (CHX)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:060h48
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:54London Charing Cross (CHX)
0 changes

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Train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

Showing times and prices for 22 Jun

Fastest Journey

48 m

Average

51 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

39 km

Of the 2 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for London Charing Cross (CHX) every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thameslink
08:060h48
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
08:54London Charing Cross (CHX)
£221One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:160h55
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:11London Charing Cross (CHX)
£221One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

distanceDistance24 miles
durationAverage train duration48 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€24)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesThameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) cover the 24 miles long journey taking on average 48 min with our travel partners like Thameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £15.

Train providers: Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express trains London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX)

You can travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) with Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express for as low as £15. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you 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.

Train information from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) with Thameslink:

  • Average Duration: 48 min
  • Cheapest Price: £15

FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) can start from as little as £15 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) is £21; 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London Charing Cross (CHX) is on average 48 min   for the 24 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London Charing Cross (CHX) by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) leaves at 07: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) leaves at 20: 46.
Take the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) train with Thameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route to London Charing Cross (CHX) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 46.
A day trip to London Charing Cross (CHX) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is worth doing with a journey time of 48 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Charing Cross (CHX) including taking a coach or train.

Trains arriving to London Charing Cross

Distance from London Charing Cross to city center
Distance from London Charing Cross to city center
0.3 miles (546 m)
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
Metro: Bakerloo Line Northern Line.
Amenities at station
ATM
ATM
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis Budget | Europcar
Information Desk
Information Desk
Information available from staff: Yes - from information point, Yes - from ticket office | Passenger Information Systems: Departure screens, Announcements, Arrival screens
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: Yes, the station is all on one level and all platforms are reachable by disabled passengers. | Accessible public telephones: On the central passage in the main concourse | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxis are located outside the front of the station | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: On the concourse in front of the ticket office. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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