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

Thu, 25 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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
08:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
Southern
08:021h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:02London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Gatwick Express
08:100h57
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:07London Kings Cross (KGX)
£371One-way
1 change

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 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

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

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Fastest Journey

57 m

Average

58 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

41 km

To travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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
Southern
08:130h58
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:11London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change
Southern
08:021h00
Gatwick Airport (GTW)
09:02London Kings Cross (KGX)
£291One-way
1 change

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

distanceDistance25 miles
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price£27 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThameslink, Southern or Gatwick Express

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) cover the 25 miles long route 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 journey costs around £27, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20.

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

Find the best trains between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and London Kings Cross (KGX) with Omio's travel partners Thameslink, Southern and Gatwick Express from £12. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Gatwick Express is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates between London Victoria and Gatwick Airport, with trains running every 15 minutes throughout the day. The trains are modern and comfortable, with air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi. There are two types of trains: the Gatwick Express and the Southern service. The Gatwick Express is the fastest service, taking just 30 minutes to reach the airport. The Southern service takes a few minutes longer but offers more stops along the way.

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

    FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) can start from as little as £20 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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.
    The train time to London Kings Cross (KGX) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is on average 56 min   for the 25 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) 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 Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 08: 02. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) leaves at 22: 43.
    There are 12 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 trip from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 to London Kings Cross (KGX) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 43.
    The cheapest month to travel from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to London Kings Cross (KGX) by train is December.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London Kings Cross (KGX) from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) including taking a train or coach.

    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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