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Gatwick Express – London Airport Transfer

Gatwick Express – London Airport Transfer Loading
Price: $34.00 Buy Now

The Gatwick Express train is the fastest transfer available between Gatwick and central London.

The airport transfer

  • Departs every 15 minutes and takes just 30 minutes
  • Available approximately 4am – 1am (21 hours per day)
  • Approximately twice as fast and four times cheaper than a taxi
  • Accessible from both the North and South airport terminals

Why buy in advance?

  • Save 5% when you book now, compared to buying on the day of travel
  • Other arrivals will have to queue at the ticket office with their luggage, while you’ll be ready to board the train as soon as you arrive
  • Book up to 3 months in advance

Please read More Information before ordering

There will be no services on 25, and limited services on 24 and 26 December 2014.


To place an order add the required quantity to the box below and click on Add to Shopping Basket.

 Single/Airport to LondonSingle/London to AirportReturn (Airport - London - Airport)Return (London - Airport - London)
Adult 16+Standard Class$34.00
$34.00
$59.50
$59.50
First Class$49.50
$49.50
$95.50
$95.50
Child 5-15Standard Class$17.00
$17.00
$30.00
$30.00
First Class$25.00
$25.00
$48.00
$48.00

Please complete the following:

Date of travel. You may only book up to 3 months in advance.

How to Order

  • When booking a return ticket, please specify the initial direction of travel
  • You will immediately receive a confirmation email
  • Your Gatwick Express ticket(s) and reference number will be emailed separately within 1 working day (i.e. not at weekends)
  • You must ensure that you place your order before noon on the day before you travel
  • If your email does not arrive, please check your spam filter. If your email is not there, contact VisitBritain

Booking restrictions

  • You can book your ticket up to 3 months before you travel. You must provide your proposed date of travel when booking. This will be printed on your ticket as the “issue date”
  • Single tickets must be used within 2 days of the issue date
  • For return tickets, your first journey must be made within 28 days of the issue date. Your return journey must then be made within one calendar month of your first journey
  • If you wish to make a return journey more than one calendar month after your first journey, you will need to buy two single tickets instead

Using the ticket

  • Print off the ticket, take it with you and give it to the ticket inspector on the train

First and last trains

London Victoria train station to Gatwick Airport

  • 7 days a week
  • First train: 03:30
  • Last train: 00:30

Gatwick Airport to London Victoria train station

  • 7 days a week
  • First train: 04:35
  • Last train: 01:35


Will I receive a ticket in the post or by email?

Gatwick Express tickets are sent by email.

Can I cancel my order? My plans have changed.

The Gatwick Express ticket is valid for 28 days from the date on the e-ticket for a return and 2 days for a single ticket, so you can use it at a later date or pass it on to somebody else who is travelling to the UK within the valid time period. Airport transfer tickets are non-refundable, as stated in our terms and conditions.

Do I need to redeem an e-voucher in exchange for a ticket?

There is no need to redeem or exchange an e-voucher at a ticket desk. You will be emailed your actual ticket rather than a voucher to be exchanged, so you just need to print the e-ticket and show it to the staff at the train station, or on board the train if requested to do so.

What’s the journey time from Gatwick to London?

The Gatwick Express takes just 30 minutes to travel between the airport and London Victoria station in Zone 1.

How often do the Gatwick Express trains depart?

Gatwick Express services depart every 15 minutes.

Where are the Gatwick Express departures?

At Gatwick Airport, the station is inside the airport and can be accessed from both the North and South terminals. Follow the signs inside the terminal buildings.

At London Victoria, the Gatwick Express usually departs from platforms 13 and 14, but check the electronic boards inside the station for the latest information.

What are the earliest and latest trains on the Gatwick Express schedule?

Departing from London Victoria, the first train is at 3.30am and the last train is at 12.30am. Departing from Gatwick Airport, the first train is at 4.35am and the last train is at 1.35am.

How far in advance can I book my Gatwick Express airport transfer?

You can book up to 3 months in advance for the Gatwick Express service. Your return journey must be no more than 28 days after your outbound journey.

I have not received my ticket yet – what should I do?

Gatwick Express tickets are sent by e-voucher to the email address you provide when purchasing. It will be emailed within 1 working day of purchase. Please check your spam or junk mail folder as your email filtering system may have miscategorised our email. Please contact us if you have not received your e-voucher after 3 working days.



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