Leeds to Gatwick Airport by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    00:11
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 4m

Travelling from Leeds to Gatwick Airport by train

Fast trains from Leeds to Gatwick Airport take around 3 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 308 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Leeds and Gatwick Airport.

Are there direct trains from Leeds to Gatwick Airport?

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

We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Leeds 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 53 departures.

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

The Leeds to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Leeds around 05:05 and the last train is around 00:11. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Leeds around 05:05, and the last at 21:11.

When to book Leeds 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 Leeds to Gatwick Airport by train.

Which train companies operate between Leeds and Gatwick Airport?

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

  • CrossCountry
  • East Coast
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Gatwick Express
  • Great Northern
  • Great Western Railway
  • London North Eastern 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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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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