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Duration 2h 46m
Distance 116.6 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch takes 2h 46m and the fastest train takes 2h 39m. There is a train service every few hours 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

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. Southampton Central
  3. Christchurch
2h 57m
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£32 - £84

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch train times

Trains run hourly between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch. The earliest departure is at 18:10 in the evening, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 21:09 which arrives into Christchurch at 00:06. All services require a transfer at Southampton Central and take an average of 2h 46m. 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 Southampton Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 57m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Christchurch is 77 miles. The road distance is 116.6 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch train services, operated by Southern, depart from Gatwick Airport 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?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Christchurch via Southampton Central in around 2h 57m.
Train operators
South Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £90

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