Gatwick Airport to Watford by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:04
  • Last train
    23:55
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 9m

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Watford by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Watford take around 1 hour and 9 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 57 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Watford.

Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to Watford?

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

We usually find around 89 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Watford 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 91 departures.

How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to Watford?

The Gatwick Airport to Watford train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 9 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Gatwick Airport to Watford train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Watford is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:04 and the last train is around 23:55. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:05, and the last at 22:39.

When to book Gatwick Airport to Watford 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 Watford by train.

Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Watford?

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

  • Gatwick Express
  • London Midland
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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