Gatwick Airport to Gillingham by train

  • First train
    04:05
  • Last train
    23:35
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 20m
  • Distance
    56 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    44
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 45m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Gillingham by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Gillingham take around 1 hour and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 56 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Gillingham.

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

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

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Gillingham 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 39 departures.

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

The Gatwick Airport to Gillingham train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gillingham is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:41 and the last train is around 23:35. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:05, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Gatwick Airport to Gillingham 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 Gillingham by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Gillingham?

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

  • Gatwick Express
  • London Underground
  • Southeastern
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

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 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.