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Duration 2h 5m
Distance 73 miles
Average price £40
Frequency 14/day

Trip overview

The average train between Braintree and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) takes 2h 5m and the fastest train takes 1h 43m. There is a train service every few hours from Braintree to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via London

  1. Braintree
  2. London Bridge
  3. London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
1h 48m
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£29 - £53

Braintree to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train times

Trains run hourly between Braintree and London Gatwick Airport (LGW). The earliest departure is at 06:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Braintree is at 22:00 which arrives into London Gatwick Airport (LGW) at 00:01. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Monday, March 8, 2021

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No, there is no direct train from Braintree to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Braintree and arriving at Gatwick Airport via Stratford station and London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 48m.

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The distance between Braintree and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 59 miles. The road distance is 73 miles.

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Braintree to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Braintree station.

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Braintree to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

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