Lincoln to Gatwick Airport by train

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    22:26
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 44m
  • Distance
    232 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    29
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 35m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lincoln to Gatwick Airport by train

Fast trains from Lincoln to Gatwick Airport take around 2 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 232 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lincoln and Gatwick Airport.

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

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

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Lincoln to Gatwick Airport 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 25 departures.

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

The Lincoln to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Lincoln around 05:26 and the last train is around 22:26. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lincoln around 05:26, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Lincoln 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 Lincoln to Gatwick Airport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Lincoln and Gatwick Airport?

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

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

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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.