Gatwick Airport to Battersea by train

  • First train
    04:20
  • Last train
    23:14
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    33m
  • Distance
    36 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    89
  • Avg. journey time
    59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Battersea by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Battersea take around 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 36 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Battersea.

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

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

We usually find around 77 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Battersea 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 100 departures.

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

The Gatwick Airport to Battersea train travel time is normally about 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Battersea is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:17 and the last train is around 23:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 05:20, and the last at 21:38.

When to book Gatwick Airport to Battersea 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 Battersea by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Battersea?

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

  • Gatwick Express
  • 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 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.