Didcot to Gatwick Airport by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 40m
  • Distance
    91 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 3m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Didcot to Gatwick Airport by train

Fast trains from Didcot to Gatwick Airport take around 1 hour and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 91 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Didcot and Gatwick Airport.

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

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

We usually find around 67 departures on the route from Didcot to Gatwick Airport every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 69 departures.

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

The Didcot to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Didcot around 04:07 and the last train is around 00:47. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Didcot around 06:01, and the last at 23:49.

When to book Didcot 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 Didcot to Gatwick Airport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Didcot and Gatwick Airport?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • First Great Western
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Western Railway
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink

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

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