There are 3 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Peterborough by train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Virgin Trains East Coast  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough

$34 - $65

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough

$45 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Peterborough 133.4 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Peterborough is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Peterborough is to train which takes 1 h 52 min and costs £25 - £50.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Peterborough is 158 km. The road distance is 213 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Peterborough, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Peterborough. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Peterborough, England?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Peterborough via London St Pancras International LL and London Kings Cross in around 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Hull Trains
Phone
+44 345 071 0222
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
hulltrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Super Off-Peak Single
$40 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $65

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