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Duration 7h 29m
Distance 256.2 miles
Average price £117
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cornwall takes 7h 29m and the fastest train takes 5h 25m. The train service runs several times per day from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cornwall. 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. Reading
  3. Cornwall
7h 11m
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£98 - £130

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cornwall train times

Trains run every four hours between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cornwall. The earliest departure is at 06:01 in the morning, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 23:20 which arrives into Cornwall at 08:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 29m. 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 Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Luxulyan via Reading and Par. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 11m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cornwall is 208 miles. The road distance is 256.2 miles.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cornwall train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cornwall train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Par station.

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

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cornwall via Reading and Par in around 7h 11m.
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £25
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£35 - £50
Train from Reading to Par
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £100
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£75 - £100
Anytime Day 1st Class
£130 - £180

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