London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) train

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Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Cheapest

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

Southern Service
00:440h44
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:28Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
08:570h30
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:27Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
08:590h29
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:28Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
09:480h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:23Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
09:530h34
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:27Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes

Train timetableLondon Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 26 May
Southern Service
00:440h44
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
01:28Portslade station (PLD)
0 changes
Southern Service
04:582h40
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
07:38Portslade station (PLD)
1 change
Southern Service
08:570h30
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:27Portslade station (PLD)
0 changes
Southern Service
08:590h29
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:28Portslade station (PLD)
0 changes
Southern Service
09:480h35
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
10:23Portslade station (PLD)
0 changes

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Train times from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD)

Showing times and prices for 26 May

Fastest Journey

29 m

Average

43 m

Trains per day

14

Distance

36 km

Of the 14 trains that leave London Gatwick Airport (LGW) for Portslade station (PLD) every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Southern Service
08:590h29
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:28Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
08:570h30
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
09:27Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
10:510h33
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
11:24Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
11:510h33
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
12:24Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes
Southern Service
13:510h33
London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
14:24Portslade station (PLD)
£161One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD)

distanceDistance22 miles
durationAverage train duration29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£17 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSouthern or Thameslink

Trains from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) cover the 22 miles long route taking on average 29 min with our travel partners like Southern or Thameslink. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16.

Train providers: Southern and Thameslink trains London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD)

You can travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) with Southern and Thameslink for as low as £16. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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.

Thameslink from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) train information:

  • Average Duration: 41 min
  • Cheapest Price: £26
  • Thameslink frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) train

FAQs: Travel by train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) 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 Portslade station (PLD).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) is £17; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) train time is 29 min   covering the 22 mile long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) leaves at 04: 58. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) leaves at 23: 21.
There are 16 trains a day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) which require at least one change with Southern or Thameslink. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD), you can count on Southern or Thameslink for the best way to get you to Portslade station (PLD). You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Portslade station (PLD) and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 21.
You have options as you can travel between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Portslade station (PLD) 2 different ways: train or coach.

Trains arriving to Portslade

Distance from Portslade to city center
Distance from Portslade to city center
1.2 miles (1.9 km)
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Taxi
Taxi
Taxi: YES
Dining
Dining
Station Cafe
Accessibility
Accessibility
Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: This is a Category B2 station: Step-free access to both platforms via separate entrances and short steep ramps (above 1: 10 gradient) Access between platforms via level crossing (over 400m). Assistance Meeting Point is the Ticket Office. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: All Southern ticket machines are able to sell tickets with Disabled Persons Railcard discounts. Ticket machines are of an accessible design, however their location and the station itself may not be so please check the station access note for further details | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Wheelchairs available open hours: Wheelchairs may only be available when the station is staffed | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: No

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