Gatwick Airport to York by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Gatwick Airport to York by train
Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to York take around 3 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 318 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and York.
1. Are there direct trains from Gatwick Airport to York?
Journeys between Gatwick Airport and York usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 82 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to York 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 93 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Gatwick Airport to York?
The Gatwick Airport to York train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Gatwick Airport to York train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to York is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:41 and the last train is around 21:46.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 04:41, and the last at 00:42.
What's the Gatwick Airport to York train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Gatwick Airport to York are $49.08.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $58 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $80. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Gatwick Airport to York 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 York by train.
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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and York?
More than one train company operates on the route from Gatwick Airport to York, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- East Coast
- Gatwick Express
- Grand Central
- Grand Central Railway
- Great Western Railway
- London North Eastern Railway
- London Underground
- 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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