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Whether you’ve got a flight to catch or fancy visit the neighbouring area, taking one of the trains from Reading to Gatwick Airport can be a dependable way to travel. No matter when your travel plans might be set for, you’ll find convenient train times from Reading to Gatwick that will get you where you need to go without the fuss of finding long-stay parking. Pick up your train tickets from Reading to Gatwick in advance to ensure your journey is planned out, or you can find live departures below for immediate trips.

Journey information from Reading to Gatwick

  • How long is the average journey duration from Reading to Gatwick? 1 hour 28 minutes
  • How long is the fastest journey duration from Reading to Gatwick? 1 hour 25 minutes
  • When is the first train from Reading to Gatwick? 06:03
  • When is the last train from Reading to Gatwick? 23:03
  • How many services run for Reading to Gatwick today? 17

The above information is intended as a guide. It may not include timetable alterations because of engineering work, unplanned disruption etc. Please use the journey planner to plan your journey before you travel. Some tickets are subject to restrictions. Please check these before you travel.

The information above refers to direct journeys only. Other journeys may be available by changing train or by using a different London Terminal. At certain times buses may operate some of the journeys shown. Services of all operators on the route shown are included in the figures. Not all tickets may be used on all services.

On many routes, the last journey before services finish for the day departs after midnight. Where this is the case, it is this service (in the early hours of the following morning), and not the last one before midnight that is shown.


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