Duration 1h 11m
Distance 51 miles
Average price £21
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Ilford takes 1h 11m and the fastest train takes 59 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ilford. 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, subway via Stratford (London)

  1. Gatwick Airport
  2. London Bridge station
  3. Ilford
1h 13m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£15 - £31

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ilford train times

Trains run every 15 minutes between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Ilford. The earliest departure is at 04:41 in the morning, and the last departure from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is at 14:46 which arrives into Ilford at 15:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 1h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ilford. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Ilford via London Bridge station and Stratford (London). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 13m.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Ilford is 30 miles. The road distance is 51 miles.

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

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Ilford train services, operated by London Underground (Tube), arrive at Stratford station.

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