Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train

Wed, 19 Jun
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Cheap train tickets from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Great Western Railway
08:251h30
Reading station (RDG)
09:55Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£301One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:131h31
Reading station (RDG)
09:44Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£701One-way
2 changes
Thameslink
08:361h38
Reading station (RDG)
10:14Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£701One-way
2 changes

Train timetableReading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 19 June
Thameslink
08:131h31
Reading station (RDG)
09:44Gatwick Airport (GTW)
2 changes
Great Western Railway
08:251h30
Reading station (RDG)
09:55Gatwick Airport (GTW)
0 changes
Thameslink
08:361h38
Reading station (RDG)
10:14Gatwick Airport (GTW)
2 changes

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Train times from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Showing times and prices for 19 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 30 m

Average

1 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

64 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Reading station (RDG) for London Gatwick Airport (LGW) every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Great Western Railway
08:251h30
Reading station (RDG)
09:55Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£301One-way
0 changes
Thameslink
08:131h31
Reading station (RDG)
09:44Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£701One-way
2 changes
Thameslink
08:361h38
Reading station (RDG)
10:14Gatwick Airport (GTW)
£701One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

distanceDistance40 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 27 min
priceAverage train ticket price£30 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersGreat Western Rail, Thameslink, South Western Railway, Southern, Tfl Rail or Gatwick Express

Trains from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) cover the 40 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 27 min with our travel partners like Great Western Rail, Thameslink, South Western Railway, Southern, Tfl Rail or Gatwick Express. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £18, but the average price of train tickets is £30.

Train companies: Great Western Rail, Thameslink and South Western Railway trains Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

Great Western Rail, Thameslink and South Western Railway trains will get you between Reading station (RDG) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from £18. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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: Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) 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 Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) can start from as little as £18 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is £30; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 1 h 27 min   to travel the 40 mile long route, with around there are 25 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 05: 27. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) leaves at 17: 31.
    There are 25 trains a day from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) which require at least one change with Great Western Rail, Thameslink, South Western Railway, Southern, Tfl Rail or Gatwick Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    For the best Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Great Western Rail, Thameslink, South Western Railway, Southern, Tfl Rail or Gatwick Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Reading station (RDG) and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to compare what amenities they may offer.
    A day trip to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from Reading station (RDG) is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 27 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
    The cheapest month for a train from Reading station (RDG) to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is November.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) from Reading station (RDG) including taking a train or coach.

    Trains departing from Reading

    Distance from Reading to city center
    Distance from Reading to city center
    0.2 miles (417 m)
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the North side of the station
    Amenities at station
    ATM
    ATM
    Shopping
    Shopping
    Dining
    Dining
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    1st Reading Van Hire | Rabbit Vehicle Hire
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Staff help available: Yes | Step free access coverage: Yes | Step free access note: platforms can be reached via lift and bridge, ticket office is step free. | Accessible car park equipment: Wheelchair users may require assistance using car park equipment at this station | Accessible public telephones: Accessible low-level Pay Phone is available at the station main concourse. Please request staff assistance if you need to. | Accessible taxis: Accessible taxi are available at the station entrance. Please request staff assistance if you need to. | Accessible ticket machines: There are accessible ticket machines at this station | Accessible ticket machines note: Accessible ticket machines are located at the station entrance by the ticket office and at the car park. | Accessible toilets: Yes | Ramp for train access: Yes | Wheelchairs available: Yes | Impaired mobility set down / pick up points available: Yes

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