Gatwick Airport is not be included in the advertised London Travelcard zones; instead it offers customers an alternative way to pay for their travel using PAYG. Season tickets will not be available on Oyster along the extended route.
Does Oyster card cover Gatwick Airport?
Can you use Oyster to Gatwick Airport? Yes, you can use an Oyster card on the Gatwick Express, Southern or Thameslink to travel between London and Gatwick Airport. Ticket costs and expected travel times vary.
Can you use TravelCard to Gatwick?
Re: Can I use my 7-day TravelCard for the Gatwick Express? No, you can’t.
How much is Oyster to Gatwick?
Oyster will be accepted for travel on the Gatwick Express services between the Airport and London Victoria. The adult single fare is £19.80 offering a massive 10p reduction over the walkup single fare.
How much is Oyster card to Gatwick?
Currently, a single journey paper peak-time ticket costs £15.40 from London Terminals to Gatwick Airport (excluding Gatwick Express). With pay as you go, a rush hour trip will cost £14.00 and £8.00 off-peak.
What Travelcard Zone is Gatwick Airport?
Gatwick is a long way outside Zone 6. If you are only going to travel from Waterloo to Gatwick then just by a day return and single tickets.
Can I use Oyster card on Thameslink?
Oyster on Thameslink services The correct fare is automatically deducted from your card. You can use your Oyster card on all Thameslink trains within the London Zones 1-6 – as well as on buses, Tubes, Trams, The Docklands Light Railway, London Overground, TfL Rail and most National Rail services in London.
Can I use my freedom pass to travel to Gatwick Airport?
On some routes, different times apply. Passes are not valid on Gatwick Express, Heathrow Express or any long distance inter-city train that does not stop at intermediate stations within the freedom pass area. For travel beyond the freedom pass area you must purchase a separate extension ticket before you travel.
Can I use contactless to get to Gatwick?
Contactless payment cards can be used to travel between Gatwick Airport and London Victoria on Gatwick Express services. Contactless is also valid on most National Rail services in London as well as bus, Tube, tram, DLR, London Overground and TfL Rail. Fares and daily caps are the same as with Oyster PAYG.
Can I use Oyster card on Gatwick Express?
You can use Oyster on all of our trains for journeys that start and finish in the London Travelcard area. Oyster can also be used between Gatwick Airport and London Victoria on Gatwick Express services. It’s quick and easy to buy an Oyster card, top up online and add your Travelcard or season ticket.
How much is the train to Gatwick?
London – Gatwick Airport comparison of fares 2020 Service Standard Adult Fare* Gatwick Express Train (Ticket on day) £19.90 £38.90 Gatwick Express Train (Advance online) £17.80 £34.70 Gatwick Express Train (Oyster) £19.80 £39.60.
Can I use my 60 Oyster card to Heathrow Airport?
However, the photocard will not be valid on Virgin Trains, Scotrail services, Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Express services and Southeastern High Speed 1 services (Javelin), and, unlike the Freedom Pass, non-TfL bus services outside London. But savings will still be substantial.
Can I use Oyster card on Thameslink to Luton?
Smartcards, Oyster card and PlusBus No need for a paper ticket – you can use smartcards, Oyster and payment cards on Thameslink.
Can I tap on Thameslink?
Just touch your debit or credit card on a yellow card reader to pay for your journey, the same as you would with your Oyster card. Always remember to touch in and out. With Contactless there is no need to top up or queue for tickets at the station. It makes getting around the capital so easy.
Can I use my debit card on Thameslink?
Larger Thameslink stations have staffed ticket offices where you can book ahead or buy tickets for immediate travel. You can pay by cash, debit card, credit card or National Rail vouchers.
Can I use Thameslink ticket on East Midlands?
Thameslink on Twitter: “@MillsBaker3 We do have ticket acceptance with East Midlands Trains between St. Pancras and Bedford.
Is the Freedom Pass being discontinued?
We have now sent out all renewal passes to those we believe are still eligible for the Older Person’s Freedom Pass who held a 31 March 2022 expiry pass. We automatically renewed passes for Older Persons pass holders, who from our residency checks, were still living at the same address as shown on our records.
What is the difference between 60+ Oyster and Freedom Pass?
Just like the Freedom Pass, it will also allow them free travel outside of morning peak hours on other national rail services in the capital. However, unlike the Freedom Pass, 60+ Oystercard holders will not be able to use their card to travel free of charge on local bus services in other parts of the country.
Can I use Freedom Pass on c2c?
On the following Train Company services, Freedom Passes are valid any time at weekends and on public holidays. On Monday to Friday, free travel is only permitted at the following times: c2c: At any time on all services between London Fenchurch Street and Upminster and from 09:30 on services between Rainham and Barking.