Rugby to Gatwick Airport by train

  • First train
    05:16
  • Last train
    23:44
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 59m
  • Distance
    155 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    48
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 42m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rugby to Gatwick Airport by train

Fast trains from Rugby to Gatwick Airport take around 1 hour and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 155 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rugby and Gatwick Airport.

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

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

We usually find around 46 departures on the route from Rugby to Gatwick Airport 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 50 departures.

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

The Rugby to Gatwick Airport train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Gatwick Airport is usually scheduled to depart Rugby around 05:16 and the last train is around 23:44. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rugby around 06:24, and the last at 23:35.

When to book Rugby 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 Rugby to Gatwick Airport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rugby and Gatwick Airport?

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

  • Avanti West Coast
  • Gatwick Express
  • London Midland
  • London Underground
  • Southern
  • Thameslink
  • UK Rail Connections
  • Virgin Trains
  • West Midlands Trains

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.