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Watford to Gatwick Airport by train
Fastest journey1hr 9m
Trains per day69
Avg. journey time1hr 37m
Travelling from Watford to Gatwick Airport by train
Fast trains from Watford to Gatwick Airport take around 1 hour and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 57 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Watford and Gatwick Airport.
1. Are there direct trains from Watford to Gatwick Airport?
Journeys between Watford and Gatwick Airport usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 70 departures on the route from Watford 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 65 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Watford to Gatwick Airport?
The Watford to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Watford to Gatwick Airport train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Watford around 04:11 and the last train is around 00:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Watford around 04:21, and the last at 00:20.
What's the Watford to Gatwick Airport train price?
The cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Watford to Gatwick Airport are $11.11, and there isn't much difference in price depending on when you book.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $11, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Watford 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 Watford to Gatwick Airport by train.
Which train companies operate between Watford and Gatwick Airport?
More than one train company operates on the route from Watford to Gatwick Airport, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Gatwick Express
- London Midland
- London Overground
- London Underground
- 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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