Herne Hill to Gatwick Airport by train

  • First train
    05:08
  • Last train
    00:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    50m
  • Distance
    33 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    69
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 7m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Herne Hill to Gatwick Airport by train

Fast trains from Herne Hill to Gatwick Airport take around 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 33 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Herne Hill and Gatwick Airport.

1. Are there direct trains from Herne Hill to Gatwick Airport?

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

We usually find around 74 departures on the route from Herne Hill 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 58 departures.

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

The Herne Hill to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Herne Hill around 05:08 and the last train is around 00:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Herne Hill around 05:08, and the last at 00:04.

When to book Herne Hill 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 Herne Hill to Gatwick Airport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Herne Hill and Gatwick Airport?

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

  • Gatwick Express
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • 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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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.

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