Gatwick Airport to Chesterfield by train

  • First train
    04:20
  • Last train
    23:18
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 47m
  • Distance
    247 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    48
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Gatwick Airport to Chesterfield by train

Fast trains from Gatwick Airport to Chesterfield take around 2 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 247 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Gatwick Airport and Chesterfield.

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

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

We usually find around 47 departures on the route from Gatwick Airport to Chesterfield 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 51 departures.

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

The Gatwick Airport to Chesterfield train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Chesterfield is usually scheduled to depart Gatwick Airport around 04:20 and the last train is around 22:06. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Gatwick Airport around 05:20, and the last at 23:18.

When to book Gatwick Airport to Chesterfield 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 Chesterfield by train.

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Which train companies operate between Gatwick Airport and Chesterfield?

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

  • East Midlands Railway
  • East Midlands Trains
  • Gatwick Express
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Chesterfield to Gatwick Airport by train

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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.