Duration 2h 53m
Distance 116.2 miles
Average price £65
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch takes 2h 53m and the fastest train takes 2h 10m. There is an hourly train service from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch. 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 • 2h 34m

  1. Clapham Junction
  2. Christchurch
2h 34m
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£30 - £110

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch train times

Trains run hourly between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch. The earliest departure is at 08:08 in the morning, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 23:55 which arrives into Christchurch at 07:36. All services require a transfer at Clapham Junction and take an average of 2h 53m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Christchurch via Clapham Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch is 77 miles. The road distance is 116.2 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Clapham Junction station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch train services, operated by South Western Railway, arrive at Christchurch station.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch?

South Western Railway operates a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch hourly. Tickets cost £40 - £90 and the journey takes 1h 39m. ScotRail also services this route once a week.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £90
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£21 - £65
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £65

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