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Wakefield to Gatwick Airport by train
Fastest journey2hr 51m
Trains per day29
Avg. journey time3hr 39m
Travelling from Wakefield to Gatwick Airport by train
Fast trains from Wakefield to Gatwick Airport take around 2 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 295 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Wakefield and Gatwick Airport.
1. Are there direct trains from Wakefield to Gatwick Airport?
Journeys between Wakefield and Gatwick Airport usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Wakefield to Gatwick Airport 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 28 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Wakefield to Gatwick Airport?
The Wakefield to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Wakefield to Gatwick Airport train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Wakefield around 05:18 and the last train is around 23:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Wakefield around 05:18, and the last at 21:23.
When to book Wakefield to Gatwick Airport 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 Wakefield to Gatwick Airport by train.
Which train companies operate between Wakefield and Gatwick Airport?
More than one train company operates on the route from Wakefield to Gatwick Airport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- Gatwick Express
- Great Western Railway
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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