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Gatwick Airport to Hereford by train

  • First train
    04:21
  • Last train
    22:22
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 53m
  • Distance
    203 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    42
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 33m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Hereford by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Hereford take around 3 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 203 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Hereford.

1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Hereford?

Journeys between Gatwick Airport and Hereford usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Hereford every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 37 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Hereford?

The Gatwick Airport to Hereford train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Gatwick Airport to Hereford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Hereford is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:20 and the last train is around 22:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:35, and the last at 23:50.

When to book Gatwick Airport to Hereford train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Gatwick Airport to Hereford by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Hereford?

More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to Hereford, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • First Great Western
  • GWR
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • Transport For Wales
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.