Duration 2h 38m
Distance 147.4 miles
Average price £110
Frequency 3/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham takes 2h 38m and the fastest train takes 2h 5m. The train runs at least 3 times per hour from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham. 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. Gatwick Airport
  2. London Euston
  3. Birmingham
2h 11m
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£41 - £175

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train times

Trains run every 20 minutes between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham. The earliest departure is at 05:43 in the morning, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 17:12 which arrives into Birmingham at 19:25. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2h 38m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, April 1, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Birmingham New Street via Victoria station and London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 11m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Birmingham is 119 miles. The road distance is 147.4 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Birmingham train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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